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New economic development chief not new to Joliet

Cesar Suarez comes from Peoria to head three-person staff

Joliet Economic Development Director Cesar Suarez attends the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Harbor Freight distribution facility in Joliet. Harbor Freight opened a new 1.6 million square-foot distribution center in Joliet that is expected to bring 800 new jobs to the area. Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Joliet.
Joliet Economic Development Director Cesar Suarez, left, speaks with Will County Center for Economic Development representatives Kayla Sorensen and Doug Pryor at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Harbor Freight distribution facility in Joliet. Harbor Freight opened a new 1.6 million square-foot distribution center in Joliet that is expected to bring 800 new jobs to the area. Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Joliet.
Walmart facility in Joliet. Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Joliet.