December 2007

Vol. 2, Issue 5

Montgomery Economic Development Corporation

Happy Holidays!

The Montgomery EDC is moving!
Effective January 1, 2008, the Montgomery Economic Development Corporation will have a new home at: 200 Webster St., Montgomery, IL 60538

Save the Date!! 4th Annual Dinner Reception
The Montgomery EDC is holding our 4th Annual Dinner Reception on Wednesday, February 6, 2008. The event will be held at Payton's Roundhouse, Aurora, IL. The West Aurora Jazz Band Ensemble will perform before dinner, compliments of Bank of Montgomery.

Thank You for your Consumer Survey responses.
Results from the consumer survey will be posted on our website in January 2008. The MEDC has received 4 $100 gift cards from Wal*mart and JC Penney's. A drawing was held for those individuals who completed and returned the consumer survey before November 19, 2007. Congratulations to these Montgomery residents!
Lisa Carpenter * Mary Jane Tupper * Robert Bendorf * Judy Danielak

New Businesses Open in Montgomery:
Some new businesses have opened recently in the Village of Montgomery.

  • The Calla Lily Salon & Day Spa - 1035 Lincoln Ave., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Montessori School/Daycare Center - 1779 Douglas Ave., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Fun in a Basket - 211 Webster St., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Starbucks Coffee - 2080 Orchard Rd., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Game Stop - 2084 Orchard Rd., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Great Clips - 2082 Orchard Rd., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • National Tire & Battery - 1991 Hill Ave., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Phazes Beauty Shop - 1335 Douglas Rd., Montgomery, IL 60538
  • Firestone Tire Center - 2121 Orchard Rd., Montgomery, IL 60538

Smoke-Free Illinois Act:
Effective Midnight, January 1, 2008
The General Assembly finds that tobacco smoke is a harmful and dangerous carcinogen to human beings and a hazard to public health. Secondhand tobacco smoke causes at least 65,000 deaths each year from heart disease and lung cancer according to the National Cancer Institute.
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