VILLAGE OF GURNEE
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
DATE: Thursday, October 18, 2012
TIME: 6:00 P.M.
PLACE: Conference Room A, Gurnee Village Hall, 325 North O’Plaine Road
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Public Comment
4. Approval of the September 20, 2012 Meeting Minutes
5. Education Item(s):
a. Presentation by Joseph Pilewski, Director and Midwest Practice Leader of the Business Incentive Advisory Practice at Duff & Phelps, LLC in Chicago on business incentives as viewed from the private sector; the role of state and local incentives in the business decision-making process; and the potential incentive tools, which the Village of Gurnee may consider to support business investment.
b. Presentation of the comparison of local school districts by EDC member Thorstenson.
6. Old Business
a. Economic Development Committee Recommended Policies (based on the previously defined Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats).
b. Discussion related to the maps provided of the Village of Gurnee Boundaries and the areas of vacant land of the Village of Gurnee.
7. New Business
8. Agenda Items for Next Meeting Date: November 15, 2012
9. Chairman Comments