DeKalb County Enterprise Zone
The DeKalb County Enterprise Zone was CERTIFIED by the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) effective January 1, 2016. As designated Zone Administrator, the DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation works with DCEO and the Illinois Department of Revenue to administer procedures for operating the Zone and qualifying beneficiaries. Further information about Zone administration will be posted here.
For a brief description of Enterprise Zone benefits, please click the following link:
For Project Developer/Owner and Building Contractor Application click the link below for your preferred a fillable PDF format.
Attention Project Developers: Please complete the Project Application, along with the required supporting documentation (i.e. Building Materials List, Permit, etc.) and the Enterprise Zone Fee, should be mailed, or delivered to-
DeKalb County E.D.C.
Attention: Jan Kinczewski
2179 Sycamore Road, Unit #102
DeKalb, IL 60115
Attention Contractors: Please complete the Contractors Application:
For a detailed description of the Enterprise Zone, Application and approval process, please click on the following links:
Please visit the following links for related Enterprise Zone forms:
To view maps identifying the DeKalb County Enterprise Zone, please click the following links:
To review the DeKalb County Enterprise Zone Intergovernmental Agreement of Designating Units of Government, please click the link below:
For further information or questions, please contact DCEDC Executive Director Paul Borek.