Do Business Here

Share & Bookmark, Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Why Do Business In Des Plaines? 

  • Uncork Unwind ribbon cuttingWe are business-friendly and committed to working with businesses to be successful. Our "can-do" philosophy and tailored attention, along with the City's zoning and business regulations and streamlined permitting process make it easier to get business done in Des Plaines. 
  • The City also offers assistance programs, including Tax Increment Financing and Business Assistance Grants to help businesses succeed.
  • We are a growing community with 60,000+ residents and our local work force is educated and hard-working.
  • About 1,500 businesses are located here, including several Fortune 500 companies representing commercial, financial, industrial, professional, service-oriented and retail sectors. 
  • New development, our sales tax growth and rising property values are positive indicators of a strong, local economy. 
  • Employees will find an overall high quality of life that’s easy to afford with access to award-winning schools and parks, friendly, accessible neighborhoods, community festivals, more than 100 diverse restaurants, a vibrant downtown with a recently-renovated historic theatre and so much more!

Please explore these pages for everything you need to know about doing business in Des Plaines. And, don't hesitate to give us a call at 847-391-5380. 

Development and Business Resources
Business Assistance
Development Process