Planning & Revitalization
To help revitalize this area, staff along with community stakeholders, set goals and created objectives that would transform a blighted area into a vibrant place that serves the area and has Village-wide appeal.
The first step in the process was acquiring the entire 10-acre parcel known as Spartan Square. This was vital to the success and future of this area. The Village of Romeoville acquired the property in 2008, and began making plans for redevelopment.
During the term of the existing leases, staff worked on environmental clean up caused by the previous dry cleaners and marketing the site. Upon completion of the leases, the building was demolished in 2013.
Over the years, significant improvements have been completed to enhance this redevelopment area including: