Welcome to the Merchant Resources section of the Downtown Tinley website. This information is here to educate and empower Downtown Tinley business owners. Click on links to the left to learn many FREE ways to promote your business, how to attract customers and ways to get involved in the events and activities that make Downtown Tinley Park a destination for dining, shopping and fun.
The Village of Tinley Park supports this community marketing initiative, which is led by the Tinley Park Marketing Department and the Tinley Park MainStreet Commission. Merchant meetings are held on a quarterly basis. All are invited, and lunch is provided. Meeting times and locations are subject to change; please check the Downtown Tinley Insider each month for details.
Downtown Tinley Park is a vibrant business community filled with many locally owned, independent shops, restaurants and service businesses. Downtown Tinley is a perfect destination and host to many wonderful events and activities throughout the year. The quarterly merchant meetings, this website, the Experience Downtown Tinley email marketing campaign, Facebook and Twitter are all here to promote local businesses in Downtown Tinley and to attract businesses and shoppers to this community.
Save the date! The next Downtown Tinley meeting will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Tinley Park VFW Post 2791, 17147 S. Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park. The topic will be the Downtown Tinley signage incentive program. See next month's "Downtown Tinley Insider" newsletter for more information.
Click here for a list of dates related to future "Downtown Tinley Insider" and "Experience Downtown Tinley' e-newsletter due dates/publications, as well as upcoming Downtown Tinley meetings.
Roger Brooks International helps municipalities increase local and visitor spending through tourism and downtown development. In the below links, company CEO Roger Brooks gives a presentation on his outsider's-perspective assessment of Tinley Park and suggests ways in which the Village can improve its tourism and Downtown Tinley development initiatives. These resources have been made available to the Village for a limited time as a result of the recently completed assessment.
You can also check out the Roger Brooks International video library for a limited time by clicking here. To log in, use:
Click here to watch Tinley Park Mayor David G. Seaman, Village Manager Dave Niemeyer, Planning Director Amy Connolly, Economic Development Director Ivan Baker and Assistant Village Manager Mike Mertens give updates on Downtown Tinley planning, development and beautification efforts.