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LISLE, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County DUPAGE         
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 13,625 19,600 21,182 22,390 22,390 Avg. Winter Temp 13.00 F **.** C County 0 781,666 904,161 916,924 916,924 Avg. Summer Temp 83.80 F 28.78 C Labor 0 0 530,868 524,521 528,233 Avg. Annual Rainfall 37.94 In 96.37 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 30.40 In 77.22 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government MAYOR / BOARD / VILLAGE       Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2004       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 1     in city  1     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department          110          0          0
    Police Department           47          7          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations  30
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  20
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   1 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   4  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
            Tool & Die   2  If none, distance to nearest     MI      KM
 
                 Banks   7  Assets $              0
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks
Home to the world-renowned Morton Arboretum, Lisle
 is known as "The Arboretum Village, located 26 
miles west of Chicago, adjacent to Naperville.  
Money Magazine named Lisle one of the Top Twenty 
"Best Places to Live in America".  From its 
prestigious corporate corridor to beautifully 
redeveloped nature themed downtown, Lisle is a 
triving business friendly community with a wealth 
of resources.  Incentives include TIF & Business 
Districts, Sales Tax Rebates, Industrial Revenue 
Bonds and Grants.  Cable: Dish Network, Comcast, 
AT&T U-Verse, Direct TV.  2 TIF Districts.  
Newspaper - 1 Bi-Monthly.

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   2 Federal   2 State
Interstates Serving Community I-355, I-88                                       
          Nearest Interchange YES  Distance     0 MI    0 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   3
          Interstate Carriers   3
          Intrastate Carriers   3

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service YES

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORT
                     Local NO    23 MI 37 KM
       Commercial Airlines    0   Flights per day    0

    Nearest Public Airport DUPAGE AIRPORT
                     Local NO   10 MI   16 KM
           Type of Surface CONCRETE       
            Longest Runway  7,572 FT   2,309 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available YES
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water NO 
            Name of Waterway DUPAGE RIVER, EAST       
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO     8 MI   13 KM

Travel Time
(distance and travel time for goods in transit to selected major cities)

              Highway   Highway    Days       Days
City           Miles      Km.     by Rail   by Truck
-----------   -------   -------   -------   --------
Atlanta           715     1,144       0         0
Chicago            26        42       0         0
Cleveland         360       576       1         1
Dallas            905     1,448       0         0
Denver            975     1,560       0         0
Detroit           279       446       1         1
Kansas City       555       888       1         1
Los Angeles     1,998     3,197       0         0
Memphis           544       870       1         1
Minneapolis       420       672       1         1
New Orleans       921     1,474       0         0
New York          816     1,306       0         0
St. Louis         299       478       1         1
Seattle         2,052     3,283       0         0

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NORTHERN                    
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    10 MI   16 KM
Container Service NO    10 MI   16 KM

Remarks
Transportation network includes 3 airports, 
interstates, rail & bus service.  O'Hare & Midway 
International Airports - 30 minutes away, I-88 
(east/west) & I-355 (north/south) provide quick 
access to interstate system.  Train service 
transports commuters to/from Chicago in 35 
minutes.  PACE buses travel along major business 
corridors.  Traveling in Lisle convenient & hassle
 free.  Businesses appreciate strategic Midwestern
 location while employees & visitors enjoy easy 
commute.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source LAKE           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity        5,500,000          20,900,000
            Treatment Capacity                0                   0
          Average Daily Demand        2,700,000          10,260,000
             Peak Daily Demand        5,300,000          20,140,000
               Excess Capacity        1,100,000           4,180,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process AEROBIC             
            Treatment Capacity       12,000,000          45,600,000
                  Present Load       10,000,000          38,000,000
               Excess Capacity        2,000,000           7,600,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier COM ED                   
Local Telephone Supplier AT&T, COMCAST (VOICEOVER IP)                      
       Digital Switching YES
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers AT&T    

Remarks
LDC: AT&T, NUMEROUS LANDLINE, VOICE OVER INTERNET 
& WIRELESS CARRIERS.  IN AN INDEPENDENT 2010/2011 
REVENUE SURVEY IN WHICH 27 OF 33 DUPAGE COUNTY 
COMMUNITIES RESPONDED, ONLY 1 COMMUNITY HAD FEWER 
FEES THAN LISLE; 17 HAD HIGHER PROPERTY TAX RATES 
THAN LISLE; ONLY 3 HAD LOWER WATER RATES THAN 
LISLE.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  1    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest   0 MI    0 KM
                           Clinic NO 
             Doctors in Community    80
            Dentists in Community    30
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     1 MI    2 KM

Remarks
LISLE IS SERVED BY GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL IN 
DOWNERS GROVE, EDWARDS HOSPITAL IN NAPERVILLE, 
HINSDALE HOSPITAL IN HINSDALE, AND CENTRAL DUPAGE 
HOSPITAL IN WINFIELD.  DUPAGE MEDICAL OPENED A $39
 M STATE OF THE ART CANCER TREATMENT CENTER AND 
URGENT CARE CLINIC IN LISLE.

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                5         0           0
Junior High               2         0           0
High School               3         0           0
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         0         0           0
Four-Yr College           1         0           0
University                3         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score  0.0

Remarks
LISLE IS PRIMARILY SERVED BY THE LISLE AND 
NAPERVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICTS.  ACT SCORES DISTRICT 
202 - 23.1; DISTRICT 203 - 24.8.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
NAVISTAR                   MFG COMM VEHICLES       3,095                      0
                         
MOLEX, INCORPORATED                                  952                      0
                         
DUPAGE MEDICAL GROUP       HEALTH CARE               610                      0
                         
LISLE AUTO PLAZA           AUTO SALES                433                      0
                         
CA TECHNOLOGIES                                      433                      0
                         
MILLWARD BROWN, INC.                                 305                      0
                         
MCCAIN FOOD USA,                                     300                      0
INC.                     
BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY                               280                      0
                         
HILTON-LISLE/NAPERVILLE    HOTEL                     275                      0
                         
THE JOHN MORRELL           ARMOR-ECKRICH             270                      0
FOOD GROUP               

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for DUPAGE COUNTY                           
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force   528,233
             Unemployed  38,348
             Percentage   7.30%
         Total Employed   489,885
          Manufacturing  15.40%
      Non-Manufacturing  84.00%
            Agriculture   0.60%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   0
            Number won by union   0
          Number won by company   0
      Work stoppage occurences
            within last 5 years   0
   Number of employees involved       0

Wage Rates
Wage rates for experienced workers in selected occupations working in the  Econ Dev Reg 4 NE       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 21.98  $ 43.76   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 17.24  $ 29.43
Assembler-Electronic     $ 10.27  $ 18.84   Office Clerk             $ 10.35  $ 17.65
Assembler-Production     $  9.01  $ 15.80   Secretary                $ 10.93  $ 19.22
Computer Operator        $ 14.01  $ 24.26   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 11.79  $ 20.75
Computer Programmer      $ 24.04  $ 44.21   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.20  $ 17.25
Data Entry Operator      $ 10.03  $ 17.54   Systems Analyst          $ 24.17  $ 42.67
Drill or Punch Press     $  9.58  $ 16.83   Technician               $ 15.63  $ 30.80
Engineer                 $ 24.96  $ 40.89   Tool & Die Maker         $ 15.61  $ 29.15
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.24  $ 14.62   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.13  $ 16.43
Laborer                  $  8.83  $ 24.04   Welder                   $ 13.40  $ 21.71
Machinist                $ 13.67  $ 23.62   Word Processor           $ 12.53  $ 21.13

Remarks
Wage Rates 2012 from IL Dept of Employment 
Security website.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       4        Protestant Churches   4
                 Number of Rooms     966          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants      48          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     900              Country Clubs   0
             Public Golf Courses       1               Health Clubs   6
            Public Tennis Courts      24      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River E. BRANCH DUPAGE RIVER                            

Remarks
Three branded hotels and an Extended Stay offers 
travelers excellent lodging options.  An active 
Visitor's & Convention Bureau stand ready to 
assist.  Nearly 50 dining options from fine dining
 to casual.  Recreational options - Eyes to the 
Skies Hot Air Balloon Fest, The Morton Arboretum, 
Sea Lion Aquatic Park, River Bend Golf Course, 
Lights of Lisle Fest and more.

Tax Structure

Property tax rates per $100 assessed valuation. 
Valuation is 33.3% of real property except in Cook
 County where residential is assessed at 10%, 
commercial and industrial property is assessed at 
25%.

Property Tax Rates
    Year 2012          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  7.25%
    City  0.4682%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.1929%          2011       2010              Electricity  5.00%
  School  4.9909%         7.0482%    6.7097%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  2.2135%                                         Telephone  6.00%
   Total  7.8655%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks
TAX RATE ON WATER - $5.00 PER 1,000 GALLONS OF 
WATER.  LISLE IS AN AWARD WINNING NON-HOME RULE 
COMMUNITY.  STRONG FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND SOUND 
PLANNING ARE HALLMARKS OF LISLE.  THE VILLAGE 
MAINTAINS A HIGH BOND RATING OF Aa2 (Moody's) AND 
LOW DEBT ($5.81 MILLION VERSUS (con't below)

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Catherine M. Schuster                Catherine M. Schuster              
Mktg & Comm Director                 Mktg & Comm Director     
Village of Lisle                     Village of Lisle                   
925 Burlington Ave.                  925 Burlington Ave.                
Lisle, IL  60532                     Lisle, IL  60532    
Phone (630) 271-4148                 Phone (630) 271-4148
  Fax (630) 271-4155                   Fax (630) 271-4155

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 60532           Rep Dist           48                           
                            Senate Dist        24                           
                            Congressional Dist 6                


Remarks
Village Website:  www.villageoflisle.org, E-Mail: 
 cschuster@villageoflisle.org
(con't from above) DEBT LIMIT OF $82 MILLION) AND 
HAS EARNED FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS 10 YEARS IN
 A ROW.  IT HAS VOLUNTARILY REDUCED ITS PORTION OF
 THE TAX RATE 14 OUT OF THE LAST 18 YEARS.



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