Design Engineering

  • Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO)
  • 500 E Monroe,
  • Springfield, IL 62701-1643
  • Phone: 217-785-6174
  • Fax:
  • TDD: 800-785-6055
  • Email:
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Purpose of the Program

Assistance to support the design/ planning of future infrastructure projects. Design grants do not assist with construction costs. to IL communities Eligible IL communities have populations of 50,000 or less (and are outside of HUD ”entitlement” counties)

Who is Eligible

Application Process

Availability of Funds

How Funds are to be used

Types of Assistance