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Why Relocate Your Business to Seneca?

The Shipyard Industrial Park, the larger of the two industrial parks, comprises approximately 185 acres zoned industrial, all of which are within the TIF (Tax Increment Financing) district. The property includes a mile and a half of frontage on the Illinois River. Businesses within the Industrial Park provide bulk barge loading and unloading capability, rail to truck transfer equipment, cranes to 200 tons, 12,000 linear feet of rail, heavy duty forklifts and a 100,000 lb truck scale. Rail service is provided by CSX. Commonwealth Edison, Illinois Power, NICOR gas, and AT&T provide utility service. Build to suit opportunities are available for you to consider when locating or expanding your business within the Park.

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What can we offer your business?

Community Reinvestment Loan
Great Demographics
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Promoting the Growth of the Community

It is important for us to help the community. Below are some of the projects we’ve done:

Seneca Historical Museum

The Seneca Port District moved the Seneca Depot across the street and performed an extensive rehabilitation to restore the old building.

Landing Ship Tank Memorial

A tribute to the workers of the Chicago Bridge and Iron company who built these landing ships and the members of Navy and Coast Guard who sailed them in 3 wars.

Graves Park Pavilion

Anticipated to open Memorial Day, 2020, the park will include a walking path, baseball/softball fields, pavilion, concession stand, bathrooms and a playground.

High School Scholarship

Each year the Seneca Port District awards a $5,000 scholarship to four Seneca High School graduating Seniors who are attending a community college.

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Seneca Regional Port District

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