City of Chicago

For help with your business needs, please contact

City of Chicago Small Business Center at www.cityofchicago.org/sbc

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LIRI Program

Local Industrial Retention Initiative (LIRI) – City of Chicago :: Local Industrial Retention Initiative (LIRI)

The LIRI program provides programs and incentives for industrial companies growth and retention.

Chicago LIRI Program

Nora Curry
Office: 312-744-1867

Farid Muhammad (Primary Contact)
Office: 312-744-0352

BACP Program

Business Affairs Consumer Protection (BACP) – City of Chicago: Business Affairs and Consumer Protection
BACP provides assistance for small business and startup companies

Paul Hobbs
Office: 312-744-7391

Economic Development Incentives

https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dcd/supp_info/economic_developmentincentives.html City of Chicago :: Economic Development Incentives www.cityofchicago.org Economic Development Incentives. As the City of Chicago’s lead economic development agency, the Department of Planning and Development (DPD) administers numerous











Local Resource Offices

US Representative Danny K Davis

2159 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Chicago Office

2813-15 W. Fifth Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60612
p. (773) 533-7520
f. (773) 533-7530

State Senator Patricia Van Pelt

627 I Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706

District Office

1016 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, Illinois 60607
p. 312-888-9191
f. 312-277-3716


State Representative Lakesia Collins

2165 S Millard Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
312-298-9181 (phone)






Cook County Commissioner
(to be announced)

1st District
Main Office
118 N. Clark St.
Room 567
Chicago IL 60602
Phone: (312)603-4566





Cook County Commissioner Dennis Deer

2nd District
Main Office
118 N. Clark Street, Room 567
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: (312)603-3019
Fax: (312)603-4055

District Office

4204 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60624
Phone:(773) 722-0140
Fax: (773) 722-0145

Alderman Offices

(City Services)


Alderman Michael Rodriguez (22nd Ward)

Office: 773-762-1772

Alderwoman Monique Scott (24th Ward)

Office: 773-533-2400
monique.scott@ cityofchicago.org

Alderman Jason Ervin (28th Ward)

Office: 773-533-0900


Alderman Chris Taliaferro (29th Ward)

Office: 773-237-6460 Chris.Taliaferro@cityofchicago.org

Aldermanic Contact

Carlos Gamboa

Office: 773-762-1772

Aldermanic Contact

Coach Charles

Office: 773-533-2400

Aldermanic Contact

Trina Mangrum

Office: 773-533-0900

Aldermanic Contact

Pam Moore

Office: 773-237-6460 Pam.Moore@cityofchicago.org

Chicago Police

Police Edgar Brown

Cell: 773-603-9254
Email address: Edgar.Brown@chicagopolice.org

Chicago Fire

Chief Frank Velez
Cell: 773-405-7708


LIRI Contact

Stacy Pegues
Director of Programs
Phone: 630-362-3977