A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Washington County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Washington County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Nashville Chamber of Commerce Nashville IL 138 Northeast Court Street 62263 618-327-3700
Okawville Chamber of Commerce Okawville IL 606 South Front Street 62271 618-243-5694
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Washington County, Illinois. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Washington County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Washington County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Transportation Department Nashville Nashville IL 9571 Idot Shed Road 62263 618-327-3914