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Kyle Ham

Mike O'Grady speaking at podium
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One of McLean County's main economic development firms will be looking to help diversify the workforce as it looks for a new leader.

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UPDATED 12:30 p.m. | The CEO of the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council has resigned to take another position.

An artist rendering looking south at proposed underpass between the Children's Discovery Museum and Uptown Station in Uptown Normal
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Local leaders are heading to Washington, D.C., next month to lobby for two new community projects.

Inside the plant
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The head of the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council said Rivian Automotive has earned its property tax abatement for the year.

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Brandt Industries will receive $1.2 million in state tax credits to create its first U.S. manufacturing plant and hire at least 300 workers in McLean County, Gov. Bruce Rauner said Friday.

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Unit 5’s school board on Monday reluctantly approved around $400,000 in property-tax breaks for a Canadian manufacturer in exchange for the promise of hundreds of new local jobs.