Zoning and Incentives

Oglesby Land Development Code - Adopted October 1, 2018

Enterprise Zone

The Upper Illinois River Valley Development Authority (UIRVDA) administers the UIRVDA Enterprise Zone (UVEZ). The Enterprise Zone Program is designed to provide state tax credits and exemptions as incentives to encourage businesses to make a new investment on property within the Zone. This stimulates business activity.


  • Sales Tax Exemption on Building Materials
  • EZ Investment Tax Credit
  • EZ Natural Gas Use Tax Exemption
  • Consumables Tax Exemption

For more information please contact:

Andrew Hamilton

Zone Administrator, Upper Illinois River Valley Development Authority Enterprise Zone (UVEZ)

633 South LaSalle Street, Suite 401
Ottawa, Illinois 61350

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