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Economic development is a top priority for the City of Countryside. We pride ourselves on being business friendly so existing businesses choose to stay and new businesses will choose to locate in our fine city. Our goal is to maintain a diversified tax base which offers a variety of goods and services to our residents and businesses while creating sufficient revenue to maintain a high level of city services. For more information on available properties, or if you have questions about doing business in Countryside, please contact Gail Paul, City Administrator, at (708) 485-2462.

Center for Entrepreneurship:  College of DuPage offers clients assistance through the Center for Entrepreneurship in aspects of establishing and growing their business.  They offer FREE one-on-one business advising for registered clients.  To learn more about their service go to or email

Please click HERE for traffic counts at major Countryside intersections.

For information on Cook County Economic Development click HERE.

You can also go to the Bureau of Economic Development WEBSITE for any programs and other services.