Local Business News

This page is updated periodically and includes information on new business developments or major business expansions.

Major Developments

In 2018, First Draft began construction on the corner of Seymour Ave & Hawley Street.

In 2019, Medline Industries began construction a 1.25 million square foot distribution facility in the South Service Area.

In 2019, Dollar Tree began construction on a new retail store on Route 120.


In 2018, the Village provided an economic incentive to Light the Lamp Brewing that allowed them to expand their business into a larger building on Lake Street in the Village Center.

In 2019, the Village, Park District, Library District, and Fire Protection District worked together on an economic incentive that allowed Harger Electric Company to expand their current business and remain in Grayslake.