Bill Thomas, Atlanta, Illinois, has been named the Interim Executive Director of the Lincoln/Logan County Development Partnership, effective February 3, 2014.
Broadwell, Illinois, named for Mr. William Broadwell of Springfield (1850′s) was platted in 1856 along side the newly established railroad linking Chicago and Springfield. In it’s 160 plus year history, Broadwell has been known for it’s world class agriculture land, a railroad depot and for the “Pig Hip” restaurant, a renowned Route 66 attraction.. See More About Broadwell by Clicking Here.
An Enterprise Zone is a specific area designated by the State of Illinois, in cooperation with local government, to receive tax incentives and other benefits to stimulate economic activity, employment opportunities, and neighborhood revitalization.
Logan County is at the geographic center of state of Illinois and within a days drive of Chicago, Davenport, St Louis and Indianapolis.