Doing Business in Bellwood
Well known as a progressive community, Bellwood is continously dedicated to adding goods, services and industry to a community that is home to a variety of businesses in various categories. Through creative and strategic economic development planning, the village always is working to add additional mixed-use opportunities. At the same time, Bellwood provides efficient procedures to businesses that want to locate or expand in town.
Our local workforce is an asset to any business. Our demographics are attractive, as Bellwood is a tight-knit community of consumers who we consistently encourage to shop locally. Our central location lends itself to easy access, especially via public transportation. Tax incentives are available in areas of the village that have been designated for development. Mayor Andre Harvey and our economic and community development team are always ready to discuss opportunities for investment and development. The village has designated Tax Increment Financing Districts, creating tax incentives for investing.
Regardless of the size of a business, the village works cooperatively to help make it a valued member of our business community. Bellwood is home to divisions of Fortune 500 companies and independent single-location businesses. Because of our diversified business base, the village has had a myriad of experiences with nearly every category of business. Our Building, Finance and Community Development departments are staffed with courteous professionals dedicated to guiding our business community through the process in the most efficient way possible.