The Village of Montgomery is a growing community of nearly 19,000 residents in the Fox River Valley, 40 miles west of Chicago. Montgomery is a pleasing integration of urban, suburban and rural character and offers a rich palette of public services. Its economy is founded on a diverse commercial, residential and industrial base. Family-friendly events draw friends and neighbors together to generate a sense of vitality and pride.

Rush-Copley is a 210-bed tertiary medical center holding more accreditations and disease-specific certifications than any other hospital in the area. Serving the community for over 125 years, Rush-Copley has outcomes that exceed national benchmarks in the key areas of heart and vascular, childbirth services, neuroscience and cancer care making it the most preferred healthcare resource by consumers in the Fox Valley area.

Our neighboring Caterpillar facility is the home of heavy-duty construction and mining equipment, including Medium and Large Wheel Loaders, Compactors and Powertrain components.

Engineering Enterprises, Inc. (EEI), founded in 1974, is an award winning consulting engineering firm providing planning, design and construction services in northeastern Illinois, plus grant and funding assistance. We have a staff of over 40 experienced firm members including licensed professional civil engineers and land surveyors and LEED Accredited Professionals.

About the MEDC

Founded in 2003, the Montgomery Economic Development Corporation (“MEDC”) is a non-profit 501c6 organization founded by the business leaders in the community and the Village administration. The organization is funded by the business community, the Village of Montgomery and the taxing bodies. This is done through contributions and memberships. Funding the organization assists in guiding the village’s economic and community development. The goal includes providing stability, business expansion, business attraction and diversification for the community.

Through this funding, The MEDC is able to provide encouragement, positive direction, and a wealth of information that ultimately improves the local business atmosphere and promotes the Village in a positive light.  The community benefits through increased employment opportunities, business expansion, and awareness.  By attracting and retaining businesses, The MEDC also generates additional tax revenue for the Village, which benefits the entire community.