What's around The Illinois Science + Technology Park?
What's it like to live here?
There is a beauty and distinctive charm in Chicago's North Shore. Bordering Chicago, along the shores of Lake Michigan, the inviting communities of the area are just 20 minutes north of Chicago's city center.
- Arts, cultural attractions and recreational activities
- Award winning restaurants, shopping & hotels
- Beaches, parks, tree-lined streets & urban downtown areas
- Educational opportunities at all levels
- Diverse Cultural Influences
The combination of industrial activity, retail sales, and business service sector in Skokie is unique in the suburban Chicago area. Skokie's location is ideal for accessing raw materials and supplies and servicing local, regional and national markets. A large, experienced labor pool is readily available along with abundant and reliable utilities.
Very few communities of Skokie's size have such a distinctive combination of major corporations, a regional shopping center and a solid manufacturing base. The Village is home to over 250 industrial firms including many industry leaders. Corporate citizens include Federal-Mogul, Rand McNally, Forsythe Technologies, Tech Lighting, Command Transportation, Woodword MPC, NorthShore University Health Systems and Castwell Products.
Here is a link to a listing of North Shore Communities