Director, Special Service Area #61

Eric E. Reaves

Eric E. Reaves
Eric E. Reaves, is the 53rd Street Business Improvement District, Program Manager and SSA#61 Director for the South East Chicago Commission (SECC). Eric primary works in the Hyde Park community on the downtown business corridor. He has co-developed the brand identity and single point of engagement website www.downtownhydeparkchicago.com for downtown Hyde Park Chicago and has developed customer attraction events in the community resulting in more than $250 million dollars of economic impact. Prior to joining, SECC Eric served as Deputy Director of The Gary Economic Development Corporation. Eric is a seasoned economic development practitioner, when he is not working at SECC he serves on the Marquette Park Lake Front East Project Advisory Board and Sub-Committee, President of the Miller Citizen Corporation, Miller Business Association, Commissioner (VP) for the Gary Redevelopment Commission and Founder of the Miller Beach Arts and Creative District.
+ 773-324-6926
1511 E. 53rd St, Chicago IL 60615, USA
SECC PROGRAMS

Recent Projects

Harper Court Arts Council Renews Collaboration

Harper Court Arts Council Renews Collaboration

Harper Court Arts Council and South East Chicago Commission Renew Community Partnerships to Impact Collaboration and Capacity Building The South…
PNC Foundation Supports Businesses in Southeast Lakefront Communities

PNC Foundation Supports Businesses in Southeast Lakefront Communities

South East Chicago Commission Continues Business Development
 in Southeast Lakefront Communities via Partnership with PNC Foundation The South East Chicago…
SECC Receives 2-Year Grant Renewal from City of Chicago

SECC Receives 2-Year Grant Renewal from City of Chicago

South East Chicago Commission Awarded 2-Year Grant Renewal from City of Chicago For Neighborhood Business Development Center (NBDC) The South…