JADA - Joliet Arsenal Development Authority
About JADA

Below are a list of publications JADA has put together to aide in the redevelopment of the former Arsenal. The publication summaries are made available here on-line as JADA continues with their ongoing public relations campaign to keep people informed of development.

JADA Brochure

Our brochure highlights JADA's history, development studies, current developments and regional benefits. See how JADA continues to successfully transform the former Joliet Arsenal into an economic engine, bringing leading developers and nationally known business tenants to the area.


Strategic Plan Summary

The Strategic Plan was prepared as a means of coordinating JADA's mission with surrounding communities and stakeholders. This plan presents the long-term direction of the organization in the context of JADA's vision of the future. This report establishes the benchmark by which JADA's progress will be measured and how goals and policies may need to be refined in the future.

TMA Study

The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of establishing a transportation management association (TMA) in southwest Will County, Illinois.

This study was designed to examine the transportation conditions, the business environment and the viability of forming and sustaining a TMA in southwest Will County that would serve employees, municipalities and businesses.


Transportation Plan Update

The 2004 Plan addressed transportation infrastructure and transit services required to accommodate the existing and planned development in southwest Will County. The Plan Update documents changes in area development and transportation plans and programs of the various state, regional, and local entities. These plans were assimilated to best address area needs that are important today and to the future of southwest Will County.


Transportation Plan Summary

The Joliet Arsenal Area Long Range Transportation Plan's purpose is to identify, evaluate and recommend the transportation strategies required to serve the existing and planned development in this area; and to recommend an implementation plan for these strategies.


Semi-Annual Newsletter

The JADA semi-annual newsletter is prepared as a means to keep the public informed of updates and on-going development of the two industrial parks located within the former Joliet Arsenal.

Spring/Summer 2010
Spring/Summer 2009
Fall/Winter 2008
Spring/Summer 2008
Fall/Winter 2007


CenterPoint Intermodal Center

The Ultimate Distribution Location
CenterPoint Intermodal Center features a 1,100-acre industrial park directly adjacent to the BNSF Logisitcs Park Chicago. More than 12 million square feet of direct rail-served industrial buildings are being developed for a wide variety of distribution, warehouse, and light manufacturing uses. For high throughput users, site can be master engineered to maximize trailer parking and storage, and buiildings can be designed for crossdock configurations. Distribution facilities are available for sale or lease in sizes up to and above 1 million square feet.


ProLogis Park Arsenal

Prologis, a leading provider of distribution facilities and services with over 446 million square feet in more than 2,500 distribution facilites owned, managed or underdevelopment in 105 markets in North America, Europe and Asia.


From War to Peace
Joliet Army Ammunition Plant

The cleanup and redevelopment of the Joliet Army Ammunition Plant (JOAAP) is a remarkable story. It is a national model for how federal, state and local governments can work effectively over time with communities, non-governmental organizations and the private sector to develop win-win solutions to the largest and most difficult problems facing our country.

3180 theodore St. Ste., 103 Joliet, IL 60435 PHONE: 815-630-2800 FAX 815-630-2801 EMAIL info@jada.org