The Central Range Economic Development Initiative is designed for an approximately 900-acre area with
The Initiative location is in Central Lake County. The area is approximately 900 acres. The Initiative area is served by state highways, strategic regional arterials, and nearby commuter rail stations.
It is projected to create 9,000 jobs. There will be specific development standards, including regulations in the areas of building design, landscaping, air emissions, noise, stormwater management, and signage. At build-out, non-residential construction will yield an estimated $16.4 million annually in property taxes to benefiting school districts.
The environmentally-sensitive development plan includes: