Press Releases

Downtown Workshop February 10th 15 January 2011

The Morton EDC will be hosting a downtown workshop to kick-off "Your Downtown Morton," a six month planning process for Morton's downtown lead by Evanston firm Houseal Lavign...

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Annual Luncheon will Feature Founder of Culvers 01 December 2010

Morton, Il - The Morton Economic Development Council recently announced that their Annual Investor Appreciation Luncheon, scheduled for January 18th from 11:30 - 1pm at the Emba...

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ciCarpool Launched to Support Staff Recuitment and Retention 01 December 2010

Morton, IL - The Morton Economic Development Council in partnership with Tri‚ÄźCounty Regional Planning Commission (TCRPC) and our regional economic development and chamber partne...

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CRST International Inc Locating in Morton 09 November 2010

Morton, IL – Today, the Morton Economic Development Council announced that CRST International Inc, one of the largest privately-held transportation companies in the United...

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Houseal Lavigne Selected for Downtown Plan 02 November 2010

Morton, IL - At the Morton Village Council Meeting last night, the Village Trustees approved the recommendaiton of the Business District Commission to allocate $70,000 from the Business Dis...

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Morton Venture Award Nominations 01 November 2010

Morton, IL - The Morton Economic Development Council is currently accepting nominations for the Morton Venture Award, an award designed to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs wh...

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ISU Students Present Historic Renderings November 16th 01 November 2010

Morton, IL - The Morton Economic Development Council would like to invite Morton citizens to attend a special open house on Tuesday, November 16th from 4:30 - 6:00 pm at the new...

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Electronics Recycling Day October 15 and 16 01 October 2010

Morton, IL - The Morton Economic Development Council’s A Greener Morton Team is hosting an Electronic Recycling Day on October 15th and 16th from 8am until Noon...

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Launch Finals October 13th 01 October 2010

Morton, IL - The Launch Business Plan Competition, currently in its second year, hosted two preliminary rounds last month, including one at the new Fire Station in Morton and on...

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EDC Receives $15,000 Grant! 01 October 2010

Morton, IL - The Morton EDC announced today that they are the recent recipient of a $15,000 Energy Efficiency Community Block Grant, awarded through the Tri-County Regional Plan...

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ABOUT THE MORTON EDC

The Morton Economic Development Council exists to positively shape the future of Morton. 

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