Wal-Mart Subsidies in Zion, IL
|Address||Route 173 and Kenosha Rd|
|Type of Facility||Supercenter|
|Value of Subsidies||about $1 million|
NarrativeAccording to an April 11, 2007 article in the Chicago Tribune, the city agreed to give Wal-Mart a 35 percent rebate on the sales tax it collects from customers for five years, a subsidy the paper said was estimated to be worth $1 million. City officials did not respond to calls from Good Jobs First for more details.