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Franklin County, Illinois offers you the opportunity and convenience of urban life without the distractions of metropolitan living.

  • Modern transportation network
  • Low cost of business operation
  • A large and capable workforce
  • Workforce training programs
  • 2 Enterprise Zones
  • 6 TIF Districts
  • 4 Industrial Parks
  • A water system that serves cities
    and industry in 7 counties
  • Rend Lake, attracting more than
    3.6 million annual visitors

(FREDCO) is ready to assist you with a long list of economic development tools as well as links to several regional Economic Development Resources.