Kyle Ham CEO Kyle Ham To Leave Bloomington-Normal EDC By Charlie Schlenker • Mar 9, 2018 Carleigh Gray / WGLT UPDATED 12:30 p.m. | The CEO of the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council has resigned to take another position. One Voice Trip To Lobby For New B-N Transportation Projects By Student Reporter Dania De La Hoya & Charlie Schlenker • Feb 23, 2018 Farr Associates / Town of Normal Local leaders are heading to Washington, D.C., next month to lobby for two new community projects. EDC Certifying Rivian Performance By Charlie Schlenker • Feb 13, 2018 Mike Miletich / WGLT The head of the Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council said Rivian Automotive has earned its property tax abatement for the year. Brandt To Receive $1.2 Million In State Tax Credits By Ryan Denham • Dec 1, 2017 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Brandt Industries will receive $1.2 million in state tax credits to create its first U.S. manufacturing plant and hire at least 300 workers in McLean County, Gov. Bruce Rauner said Friday. Unit 5 Reluctantly OKs Tax Breaks For Canadian Manufacturer Brandt By Ryan Denham • Nov 13, 2017 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Unit 5’s school board on Monday reluctantly approved around $400,000 in property-tax breaks for a Canadian manufacturer in exchange for the promise of hundreds of new local jobs.