(20 ILCS 665/13)
(from Ch. 127, par. 200-33)
Powers of municipalities and counties.
For the purposes set out
in this Act, the corporate authorities of
each city, village or incorporated town and the county board of each county
may (1) promote the advantages of the municipality or county, as the case
may be, for tourism, industrial development and other activities and
programs designed to stimulate employment, (2) appropriate funds for
promotional activities and programs, (3) accept gifts and grants to be used
for promotional purposes, and (4) join with other municipalities, counties,
and local promotion groups in promotional activities and programs.
(Source: P.A. 92-38, eff. 6-28-01.)