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Strategically located on the Illinois/Wisconsin border, McHenry County lies in the center of the Chicago, Milwaukee and Rockford business triangle provding the transportation, labor and utility benefits of the Chicagoland region. WIth a solid financial structure, abundant open land and move-in ready business parks, McHenry County boasts an educated and skilled workforce to serve vibrant, innovative and expanding industries.

30 Communities

Bull Valley
Greenwood
Harvard
Hebron
Woodstock
Huntley
Marengo
Union
Fox Lake
Holiday Hills
Johnsburg
Lakemoor
McCullom Lake
McHenry
Prairie Grove
Richmond
Ringwood
Spring Grove
Wonder Lake
Algonquin
Barrington Hills
Cary
Crystal Lake
Fox River Grove
Island Lake
Lake in the Hills
Lakewood
Oakwood Hills

2019 Nomination / Applications Now Open

Business Champion Awards

McHenry County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) is accepting nominations for the 2019 Business Champion Awards. In its twelfth year, MCEDC recognizes outstanding companies who have made a positive impact on McHenry County’s economy and who are exceptional primary employers.
NOMINATION/APPLICATION DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 6, 2019

Companies Are Choosing McHenry County

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Jim McConoughey

President

Jean Schober

Vice President

James Sitko

Regional Project Manager

Joe Kallenbach

Regional Project Manager

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Big City Access with Small Town Benefits

Strategically located on the Illinois/Wisconsin border, McHenry County lies in the center of the Chicago, Milwaukee and Rockford business triangle providing the transportation, labor and utility benefits of the Chicagoland region. With a solid financial structure, abundant open land and move-in ready business parks, McHenry County boasts an educated and skilled workforce to serve vibrant, innovative and expanding industries.

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1 week ago

McHenry County EDC

The McHenry County EDC would like to congratulate Blackhawk Bank on their McHenry County expansion! Blackhawk Bank will now have a branch in the Village of Island Lake, City of McHenry and Village of Richmond.

Pictured Below: Dave Adkins, Blackhawk Bank President & CEO, and the Mayor of the Village of Island Lake, Charles R. Amrich, cut the ceremonial ribbon at the Blackhawk Bank Island Lake Banking Center on Tuesday, August 6, 2019.
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1 week ago

McHenry County EDC

The McHenry County EDC would like to congratulate Blackhawk Bank on their McHenry County expansion! Blackhawk Bank will now have a branch in the Village of Island Lake, McHenry, Illinois, and Richmond, Illinois.

Pictured Below: Dave Adkins, Blackhawk Bank President & CEO, and Todd James, Blackhawk Bancorp, Inc. President & CEO, cut the ceremonial ribbon at the Blackhawk Bank Richmond Banking Center on Tuesday, July 30, 2019.
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About McHenry County


McHenry County is rich in resources for both business and residents. Close to world-class metropolitan areas, transportation, education, entertainment, and recreational activities, there is something for everyone.

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