GREDF exists to maintain and improve the economic vitality of Quincy and Adams County, Illinois through the retention and expansion of existing businesses and the attraction of new businesses to our communities.
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Great River Economic Development Foundation has been a driving force in Quincy, and Adams County, Illinois since 1978. Our number one priority is to retain existing businesses and help them grow. We assist prospective businesses, site consultants and entrepreneurs. We also take the lead in a variety of initiatives that contribute to the outstanding quality of life we enjoy here. And as our name “Great River” implies, we collaborate regionally with our neighbors along the Mississippi River in Western Illinois, Northeast Missouri and Southeast Iowa.

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Adams County Together Website

ADAMS COUNTY TOGETHER LAUNCHES “ONE STOP SHOP” WEBSITE Last week Mayor Kyle More announced the formation of Adams County Together, a partner task… More

Business Assistance Survey

In order to better serve the community and find out what is needed GREDF, the Chamber and The District have put together… More

Essential Businesses & Operations

Essential Businesses & Operations Executive Order 20-10 requires all non-essential businesses and operations to cease all activities except for minimum basic operations.… More