Heather Maieritsch | City of Crystal Lake



Economic Development Manager     

Crystal Lake, one of McHenry County’s fastest-growing and largest communities, offers an excellent environment for businesses to thrive. Located 35 miles from O’Hare International Airport, the city has a strong business climate, a diverse population, and a well-rounded workforce. With rapid growth happening every year, there are abundant opportunities for businesses, housing developments, and healthcare services. The city’s vibrant downtown, two Metra train stations, and excellent schools make it an attractive place to live and work.

The City provides comprehensive development services, including site selection, streamlined development process, grand opening events and marketing support while maintaining confidentiality and professionalism.