Resource Partner Event
Jun 13
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Midwest Inland Port Tour

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Date:
June 13, 2018 | 9:00 am CDT - 10:45 am CDT

Location Name:
James R. Randall Research Center

Address:
1001 North Brush College Road, Decatur, IL,62521

Organization:
Champaign County EDC

Fee:
This is a free event.

The International Trade Center of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC invites you to tour the 280-acre freight shipping & receiving facility in Decatur, Illinois. You’ll have the opportunity to see this facility in action and learn how the rail service from Central Illinois is now connected to all major U.S. ports and what benefits that has to Midwest exporters and importers. The Midwest Inland Port is a multi-modal hub that delivers both domestic and international flexibility for companies through a well-positioned transportation corridor, connecting the Midwest to the East, West and Gulf Coasts of North America. Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Time: 9 am – 10:45 am (bus departs Champaign at 8 am, returns at approximately 11:45 am) Free to attend, RSVP required by Friday, June 8th. RSVP to carly@champaigncountyedc.org or 217-378-8535. Please indicate whether you will join the bus group or meet at the facility in Decatur. Bus departure & return address: Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100 Champaign, IL 61820 Location of tour: Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) James R. Randall Research Center 1001 North Brush College Road, Decatur, IL 62521 Sponsored by: Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC and the Midwest Inland Port