The mission of the Economic Development Department is to give professional assistance in planning, development, and construction. We will provide excellent customer service as we create a high-quality environment for living, working, shopping and recreation.


The City of Crest Hill is a fast-growing community that is building its way into the future. The opportunities available to residents and businesses alike make Crest Hill a desirable place to live and work. Crest Hill has a broad range of housing options. Single family homes, duplexes, townhomes, upper scale apartments, and senior housing constitute housing in Crest Hill. Different neighborhoods provide different amenities, but all are peaceful with quality housing. Please visit us to see what we can offer you.


The City of Crest Hill is a dynamic and growing community of 20,000 residents. Crest Hill's business climate has never been more favorable. Crest Hill boasts a well-balanced economy and progressive business atmosphere. We are a premiere site for commercial and industrial development and offer:

• Business Friendly Government
• Development availability along I-80 Corridor
• Development incentives
• Excellent nearby higher education opportunities
• Expedited Permit Process
• High Quality of Life
• Highly accessible location with direct access to I-80 and I-355
• Low taxes
• A growing community in Will County
• Skilled Workforce