News & Announcements

From Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry

 

Chamber to be Inducted into Hall of Pride

Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry to be Honored by Project Acclaim Joliet, IL. – October 18, 2017 – It is with great pleasure that we would like announce the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry has been selected by Project...

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Legislative Update 10/16/2017

Legislative Update 10/16/2017 A group of ten recently completed a very successful trip to Washington, D.C. to meet on a variety of topics including Transportation/Infrastructure, Taxes, Health Care, and a few other items. Meetings were held with Senator...

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Legislative Update 9/1/2017

Federal issues will begin to heat up with a return from August recess. September will hopefully bring discussion and possible action on three key topics: Budget & Tax Reform, Debt Limit, and Government Funding. Tax Reform should be the main focus now...

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Community Leadership School

Registration is open for the 40th annual Community Leadership School (CLS). CLS is an eleven week program for up & coming business leaders in the Joliet area. Class meets each Thursday morning, beginning the first Thursday of September, and continuing...

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September Member Luncheon

  Will County Community Friendly Freight Mobility Plan: Findings & Moving Forward Please join us on Thursday, September 28, 11:30 a.m., for our Member Luncheon at the newly re-opened Joliet Renaissance Center. Our Guest Speaker is Ann L....

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August Career Fair

The Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry will be hosting their second annual Career Fair on Tuesday, August 15 with an anticipated forty plus organizations participating. “The goal of the Career Fair is to highlight the number of quality jobs...

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Washington D.C. Fly-In

Washington D.C. Fly-In The Joliet Chamber and our Legislative Committee invite members to attend the Washington D.C. Fly-In on October 3rd & 4th. The trip will include a legislative briefing from the US Chamber, Legislative meetings with Senators and Congressmen,...

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August Career Fair

2017 JOLIET REGION CHAMBER CAREER FAIR The Joliet Chamber is hosting a Career Fair on Tuesday, August 15th from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate - Victorian Ballroom, located at 15 S. Richards Street. The cost for a table is $250 (Chamber Members)...

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Record Breaking Crowd at 6th Annual New Orleans North Event

Joliet, IL. – June 14, 2017 – The sixth annual New Orleans North (NON) festival drew a record number of attendees to downtown Joliet on Friday, June 9th. Six thousand plus people were in attendance, making this year’s festival the largest since inception in 2012. New...

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Legislative Update 5/31/2017

What's new on Passed Grand Bargain Legislation: SB1 - Education Reform Funding SB3 - Local Gov't consolidation SB4 - General Obligation Restructuring Bonds ($7 billion) SB6 - $37.3 billion appropriations bill that authorizes spending for state programs in the fiscal...

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Joliet Chamber Legislative Drive-Down

Joliet, IL. – May 8, 2017 – The Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry will travel to Springfield, Illinois on Tuesday, May 9 to meet with Governor Bruce Rauner and the leaders of both the Illinois Senate and House of Representatives, in addition to local...

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