Economic Gateway http://www.i72corridor.com I 72 Opportunity Corridor News RSS Feed Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:45:44 -0800 en-us Opportunity Zones Along the I-72 Opportunity Corridor http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=19962 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Mon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Investors now have the opportunity to reduce capital gains tax by directing their gains towards investments made in Opportunity Zones. The Federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (Jobs Act) has made it ... Reasons to Support Small Business this Holiday Season http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=19947 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Sat, 24 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 November 24 is Small Business Saturday, a shopping holiday that urges consumers to patronize small and independent businesses rather than online retailers or big box stores. Supporting small businesse... Celebrate National Women's Business Month in the I-72 Corridor http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=19412 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The I-72 Corridor is home to many women-owned businesses. From local physicians to restaurant owners and healthcare companies, women are leading Illinois businesses. We invite community members to rec... What Communities Can Do to Grow their Workforce http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=18777 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Workforce attraction has become critical from a business and community perspective. As the unemployment rate continues to drop, fewer people are in the market for a position, making it necessary to do... Cameron Jones is Building a Career and Family in the I-72 Opportunity Corridor http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=18118 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Cameron Jones, a Professional Engineer and Surveyor in Training with Benton & Associates, Inc., is a young professional growing his career in Jacksonville. Benton & Associates (B&A) is an ... A Young Professional Reconnects with Her Jacksonville Roots While Growing Her Career http://www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media/?item=17724 www.i72corridor.com/i72-opportunity-corridor/news-and-media Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Erin Kleinlein is a Project Manager at Turner Painting & Construction in Jacksonville. When she relocated from South Carolina, Erin was looking forward to reconnecting with her roots but was unsur...