As northwest Illinois’ not-for-profit regional planning commission, Blackhawk Hills Regional Council (BHRC) provides resources for communities, governments, and non-profits on issues like community and economic development and natural resources conservation.


May 24 – “Brand or Bust”

The public is invited to attend BHRC’s “Brand or Bust: Avoiding the Great Place to Live, Work, & Play Trap” – our Annual Meeting/Spring Summit (May 24, 10 a.m. – 12:45 p.m., Manny’s Too, Fulton).  Please register here: http://www.blackhawkhills.com/register.  Details for the event are included at the link provided.  If you have any questions, please contact info@blackhawkhills.com.  We …

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Take the 8-County Freight Study Business Survey

  Are you an area business owner or manager? Do you ship and receive goods? Take the 8-County Freight Study business survey and support local economic development.  Click here to take the survey. What is the Eight-County Freight Plan? The study will help the eight-county region (counties in Iowa and Illinois, including Dubuque, Delaware, Jackson, …

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