Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC)

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The Cook County Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC) is an advisory committee appointed by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle to advise the County regarding policies, strategies, and plans to improve the business environment, encourage productivity, and support people, places, and actions that can help the economy grow. EDAC’s members represent a broad range of public, private, and non-profit sector interests in Cook County.  


EDAC advises the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development (BED) on strategic planning, goal setting, prioritization, policies, programming, investments, and incentives.