The Huntley Fire Protection District (HFPD) encompasses an area of fifty-five (55) square miles. The district’s boundaries include the Village of Huntley, portions of the Village of Algonquin, Hampshire, Lake in the Hills, and unincorporated areas in both Kane and McHenry Counties.
McHenry County offers year-round recreational activities including hiking, biking and exploring over 20,000 acres of conservation land and three state parks and natural areas. Abundant water recreation is available and family friendly attractions and events welcome visitors in all seasons.
Enjoy the picturesque Fox River along 36 miles of trails; browse antique shops and unique shopping venues; tour historical and cultural attractions; indulge in an array of dining experiences, or simply relax in one of our affordable hotels or bed and breakfasts.
The Great Lakes Manufacturing Council works to promote, preserve and enhance manufacturing in the Great Lakes Region. Fosters innovative partnerships, identify best practices, enhance resources and increase exposure to new ideas. Collaborating among council members, assists manufacturers and their communities compete.
On May 28, 2014, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced the first 12 communities that will be designated Manufacturing Communities as part of the Investing in Manufacturing Communties Partnership (IMCP). Chicago and the communites in its surronding counties, known as Chicago Metro Metal Consortium Manufacturing Community, was chosen to particpate in this $1.3 billion federally funded initiative.
The Illinois Economic Development Association l represents Illinois economic development professionals and their activities in Illinois. The IEDA site includes numerous topics of interest including calendars for the Illinois House and Senate and other informative links.
The Illinois Chamber of Commerce serves businesses of all sizes and industry sectors. The Illinois Chamber serves as business’s frontline advocate in the state capitol by influencing the legislative, regulatory and judicial branches of state government.
The Organization for International Investment (OFII) is a non-profit business association in Washington, D.C. representing the U.S. operations of many of the world's leading global companies, which insource millions of American jobs. OFII works to ensure the United States remains the top location for global investment.