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Downtown Skokie continues to grow. A fresh streetscape and commercial renovation program has given Downtown a new appearance and vitality that is attracting new retailers, restaurants, services, and residents to the area. For more complete demographic and planning information regarding Downtown Skokie, click here.
The recent development of the former G.D. Searle/ Pfizer campus, the 23 acre Illinois Science + Technology Park (IS + TP), is expected to bring more than 4000 jobs to Skokie and generate billions of dollars in statewide economic activity. The Village works closely with the Forest City Enterprises the park developers to promote its overall benefits and to create synergies between the Park's 20+ tenants (currently representing over 1,200 employees) and Downtown businesses. For more information on the Illinois Science + Technology Park, click here.
Through thoughtful planning and an overall spirit of cooperation, Skokie continues to grow into a thriving center of commerce. Skokie's combination of industrial activity, retail sales, office/research firms and extensive professional services is virtually unparalleled in suburban Chicago. The reinvention of Downtown will be our next Skokie success story!