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MISSION


The mission of the Community Development Department is to give professional assistance in planning, development and construction. We will provide excellent customer service as we create a high quality environment for living, working, shopping and recreation.

A GROWING COMMUNITY


The Village of Romeoville is a fast growing community that is building its way into the future. The opportunities available to residents and businesses alike make Romeoville a desirable place to live and work. Romeoville has a broad range of housing options. Single family homes, duplexes, townhomes, upper scale apartments, and senior housing constitute housing in Romeoville. Different neighborhoods provide different amenities, but all are peaceful with quality housing. Please visit us to see what we can offer you.


Why Romeoville?

The Village of Romeoville is a dynamic and growing community of 40,000 residents. Romeoville's business climate has never been more favorable. Romeoville boasts a well balanced economy and progressive business atmosphere. We are a premiere site for commercial and industrial development and offer:

  • Business Friendly Government

  • Development availability along I-55 Corridor
  • Development incentives

  • Excellent higher education opportunities including Lewis University, Joliet Junior College and Rasmussen College in Romeoville

  • Expedited Permit Process
  • High Quality of Life
  • Highly accessible location with direct access to I-55 and I-355
  • Low taxes
  • New Metra Station located on the Heritage Corridor Rail Line
  • One of the fastest growing communities in Will County
  • Skilled Workforce

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  1. Building NF

    Romeoville Sees Renewed Interest in Office Construction

    At the November 15th Village Board meeting, the Village Board reviewed a concept that would add a new office building in the Windham Lakes Business Park. Read on...
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    Metra Station Nears Completion, Parking Details Released

    Construction continues on the Romeoville Metra stop and the Village’s portion of the work is anticipated to be completed by Thanksgiving. Read on...
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    New Barbecue Restaurant Set to Debut in Romeoville

    Doc Watson’s Smokehouse is coming to Romeoville. They are located at 444 N. Weber Road, in the commercial center near the intersection of Weber Rd. & 135th Street. Read on...
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    Village Set to Welcome Romeoville Express Car Wash

    The intersection of Route 53 and Romeo Road has a new neighbor: The Romeoville Express Car Wash. With basic washes starting at $3, the cars in Romeoville should be the cleanest in Will County. Read on...
  5. BeeBrothers

    Bee Brothers Restaurant to Occupy Former Applebee’s Location

    The former home of Applebee’s on Weber Road is getting a new tenant: Bee Brothers restaurant. Read on...
  6. HappyTurtle

    La Tortuga Feliz Aims to Please with Mexican Cuisine

    New businesses keep cropping up in Romeoville and La Tortuga Feliz is the latest to bring their offerings to the community. Read on...
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    Laser Products Industries Unveils Remodeled Training Academy

    Laser Products Industries (LPI), which manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and woodworking industries, officially cut the ribbon on their remodeled training academy on October 1, 2017. Read on...
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    Romeoville and Lewis University Partner for Future Corridor Improvements

    Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville. Read on...
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    Amazon Holds Official Grand Opening at Romeoville Fulfillment Center

    In September, Amazon opened a 750,000 square foot fulfillment center in Romeoville, which employs over 1,000 people. This week, they had their official grand opening, with a warm reception by state, county, and village officials alike. Read on...
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    New Toyota Dealership Motoring into Romeoville

    The vacant 5.8 acre site at the southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle will soon be home to the new Romeoville Toyota, operated by Thomas Toyota. Read on...
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    Romeoville Exhibits a New Business in Town

    The Village of Romeoville welcomed another new business to the community in June 2017: Metro Exhibit Corporation. For over 30 years, Metro Exhibit has worked with companies large and small to help bring branding and messaging to life. Read on...
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    ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center

    ARYZTA®, the third largest global baking company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 30, 2016 to commemorate the grand opening of its distribution center in Romeoville. The 193,000 s.f. facility adds to ARYZTA’s presence in Romeoville. Read on...
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    METRO EXHIBIT CORPORATION MOVES TO ROMEOVILLE

    Investing in new real estate has always been a tell-tale sign of a growing business and that's just what Metro Exhibit Corporation (MEC) has done by purchasing a building and moving their corporate headquarters into the new space at 1308 Marquette Dr. Read on...
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    HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS COMING TO ROMEOVILLE

    Romeoville continues to bring in numerous new businesses each year which have helped the community generate an average of over 1,000 jobs annually for the last five years. Read on...
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    AMAZON OPENS NEW SITE IN ROMEOVILLE

    The Village of Romeoville and Amazon.com announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois. Read on...
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    VALLEY VIEW RELOCATES ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

    At the Sept. 7th Village Board meeting, the Board approved a special use permit to allow the vacant commercial building site at 801 Normantown Road to be developed into the Valley View 365U Community School District Administration Center. Read on...
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    ROMEOVILLE ADDS OVER $200 MILLION IN DEVELOPMENT AND ANNEXES 77 ACRES



    Development in Romeoville is stronger than ever as evidenced by Wednesday night's Board meeting. Village officials reviewed 60,000 square feet of Commercial and 1.33 million square feet of Industrial. Read on...
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    FARM & FLEET

    An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held October 12th to welcome Blain’s Farm & Fleet to their new Romeoville location at 451 S. Weber Rd. The 122,000 square foot building is the company’s 38th store and the first in Will County. Read on...
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    FRANCONI'S GROCERY/FAT RICKY'S RESTAURANT

    Construction is underway on the 10,000 s.f. restaurant/retail building at the southwest corner of IL Route 53 and Phelps Ave. in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center in Uptown Square. The project is expected to be completed this Fall.
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    THOMAS TOYOTA

    Thomas Toyota will be at the Southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle. The dealership will include a 46,000 square foot state-of-the-art building with a showroom, sales and service areas. Construction is expected to begin this Fall. Read on...
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    PRESENCE HEALTH

    A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on October 12, 2016 to welcome Presence Senior Health Pavilion and Family Immediate Care Center. It is located on a 2.7 acre outlot, just north of Firestone and in front of Sam’s Club at Romeoville Crossings.
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    SPRINGS AT WEBER ROAD

    Continental Properties has acquired 18.5 acres from U.S. Bank for the development of a 292-unit “Class A” apartment community at the back end of Rose Plaza located at the northwest corner of Weber Road and Renwick Road.
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    Romeoville Wins Fourth Award for Economic Development

    Romeoville once again finds itself the winner of an Edie award, which is presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Illinois Economic Development Association (IEDA). Read on...
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    ROMEOVILLE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING

    February 2016 - The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has, once again, been awarded to the Village of Romeoville. Read on...
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    2015 EDIE AWARD WINNER

    Romeoville Project Receives Illinois Economic Development Award - The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has recognized Romeoville's Magid Glove and Safety for the 2015 award for economic development and job creation. Read on...
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    ROMEOVILLE ACCEPTS 2014 AWARD FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN ILLINOIS

    June 26, 2014 - Mayor Noak and Peacock Engineering accepted the 2014 Edie Award given by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes significant economic development projects including the Peacock Engineering expansion at 1001 Crossroads Pkwy. Read on...
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    2009 EDIE AWARD

    Kimberly-Clark received the 2009 Edie Award by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and Illinois Economic Development Association for their 750,000-square-foot distribution center in the ProLogis Park 55 Development in Romeoville. Read on...
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    GOLD MEDAL WINNER

    The Village of Romeoville Wins Gold Medal as Highest Performing Economic Development Organization for Communities 25,001 to 100,000 in Population in 2012/2013. Read on...
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