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Shop4Ties succeeds during COVID-19

Running a small business comes with many challenges in the best of times; leading one successfully through a pandemic requires creativity, passion, and innovation. And… Read more

A Message from the Board President & Executive Director

Throughout our history, North Branch Works has worked to increase job opportunities in businesses along the North Branch. We fought to create Planned Manufacturing Districts… Read more

Support Gold Coast Auto Body

If you ever need a high quality auto body repair and want to support a family-owned, small business, please take your vehicle to Gold Coast… Read more

Questions Still Loom on Lincoln Yards and TIF

Questions still loom on Lincoln Yards and TIF Read more

NBW at the Chicago Architectural Biennial

North Branch Works is proud to participate in the Chicago Architectural Biennial’s Anarchitectural Library (against the erasure of Chicago’s Common Spaces).  Adrian Blackwell serves as… Read more

NBW in Crain’s Discussing Tax Increment Financing

Check out NBW’s article on improving Tax Increment Financing (TIF) in Mayor Lightfoot’s administration: https://www.chicagobusiness.com/lightfoot-100/heres-when-tifs-can-and-should-be-used. This was one of a series of articles in Crain’s… Read more