Winnebago County
Watch County Board Meetings Online - Starting on 3/10/16, you will now be able to watch the County Board meetings live online. MORE >

LZ Peace Memorial - The LZ Peace Memorial is a place of honor for those veterans who served our country, in war and in peace. This memorial stands as a testimony to those soldiers from Winnebago County who made the ultimate sacrifice at a time of great conflict. We’re located at Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Road, in Rockford, Illinois. MORE >

Phantom Regiment - The Phantom Regiment is a youth organization dedicated to the development of self-esteem and self-reliance. MORE >

Windsor Lake - Paddle and Trail and the Rockford Park District are looking to make Windsor Lake a year-round facility and would like your input on winter recreational activities! MORE >

Fair Housing - The Fair Housing Project at Prairie State Legal Services investigates possible housing discrimination, assists clients to resolve fair housing disputes with housing providers and conducts community legal education on fair housing rights and responsibilities. MORE >

Regional Planning & Economic Development



The Department helps implement the 2030 Future Land Resource Management Plan by assisting in the economic development of the County.  The adopted 2030 Plan promotes balanced growth principles as well as economic prosperity in the County.  The Department assists with administering the revolving loan fund and provides applications for tax abatement requests with regard to commercial and industrial job expansion and creation.

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Contact Information:

Winnebago County Regional Planning & Economic Development Department

404 Elm Street, Room 403
Rockford, IL  61101

Phone: 815-319-4350
Fax: 815-319-4351

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Winnebago County
404 Elm Street
Rockford, IL 61101
OFC: (815) 319-4444

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