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Jesiel Holds Economic Development Roundtables with Local Leaders and State Agencies

Jesiel Holds Economic Development Roundtables with Local Leaders and State Agencies

State Representative Sheri Jesiel (R-Winthrop Harbor) held a series of economic development roundtables at the Illinois Beach State Park and the North Point Marina last week with a number of local leaders and state agencies. Officials from Beach Park, Winthrop Harbor and Zion had the opportunity to speak with officials from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA). Several topics were discussed to explore how the local natural resources can become drivers of job growth for the communities while preserving their natural beauty. "This is a starting point to create a plan of action for cooperation among our communities...

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