“Highland Park, Illinois, is no stranger to progress. In the decades since our 1869 founding, two towns combined to become one, farms made way for homes, a military academy and a four-story hotel have been replaced, traffic is no longer one-way on Central, two train lines are now one…Throughout Highland Park’s history,we have embraced change and seized opportu- nities to strengthen our City for years to come.” -Mayor Nancy R. Rotering T his mature, ambitious city on the North Shore of Chicago celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2019.Business Viewrecently spokewithHighland ParkCityManager,Ghida S.Neukirch,Assistant CityManager,Rob Sabo,and Business Develop- ment Manager,CarolynHersch,to learnwhat’s happening development-wise,andwhat fuels Highland Park’s vision for the future. ON BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Highland Park has a comprehensive and HIGHLAND PARK, ILLINOIS HONORING THE PAST, BUILDING THE FUTURE I L L I NO I S Park,