JOLIET – The Joliet City Council on Tuesday approved an incentive agreement for an entrepreneurial incubator campus planned for downtown.

The agreement, which provides $200,000 in cash, free city land and other incentives once Innovation Pavilion applies for building permits, was approved unanimously with little discussion.

City officials are enthusiastic about the project, which promises to attract young people downtown to a campus where they would develop new business ideas in an environment where they would also live and socialize.

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