The Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) recently announced receipt of an Employer Training Investment Program grant (ETIP) through the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO). All training that occurs… Read more about Apply for the Employer Training Investment Program (ETIP) Grant
November 15, 2017 | Decatur, IL – EPL Bio Analytical Services (EPL BAS), Niantic/Harristown, IL, is once again a winner for the annual AGROW – Best Supporting Role Award. This… Read more about EPL BAS Midwest Analytical Lab Named Winner for Global AGROW Award
Approximately 250 students from Decatur’s MacArthur and Eisenhower High Schools and Heartland Tech Academy participated in Decatur’s 2nd Annual Manufacturing Days held on October 25th through October 27th at… Read more about Celebrating Manufacturing Day
DECATUR, IL, April 19, 2017 – Businesses in the Decatur area now have local access to the most comprehensive small business assistance network in the United States. Officials from the… Read more about Decatur, Champaign EDCs Announce Partnership.
Decatur, IL – The City of Decatur, Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Corporation, and Akorn, Inc. will celebrate the opening of the 30,000-square foot expansion to Akorn’s existing… Read more about Akorn Celebrates New Expansion & Warehouse with Chamber Ribbon Cutting
DECATUR – The City of Decatur, Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce, state and local officials and representatives from Akorn held a groundbreaking today at 1222 W. Grand to announce the… Read more about Akorn breaks ground on their new $25 Million expansion!
Decatur, Illinois, August 23, 2016 – The Decatur Public Library, Forsyth Public Library, and Mt. Zion Public Library have joined forces to offer Demographics Now: Business & People, an online… Read more about Demographics Now: Collaboration Brings Business Resource to Community
CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2016 — CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) and the Midwest Inland Port (MIP) said today their collaborative logistics and marketing efforts… Read more about CN, ADM and Midwest Inland Port drive increased container shipments over Decatur, Ill., intermodal ramp
The Midwest Inland Port and the EDC are proud to announce a new joint venture that will bring greater utilization of Decatur & Macon Counties rail services! A managed affiliate… Read more about OmniTRAX Affiliate Partners with Topflight Grain Cooperative to Operate Decatur Central Railroad!
The Midwest Inland Port Strategic Development Coalition (“MIPSDC”) announced Monday that CN, one of the nation’s largest railroads and one of three providing rail service to Decatur businesses, has joined… Read more about CN Joins Midwest Inland Port Strategic Development Coalition!