Hegewisch Industry Introduction
Industry has been an important part of
the development of Hegewisch. Many businesses have developed to support
the economy of what was once a small town and is now a community of Chicago.
There are many kinds of industries.
Small industries were created in order to satisfy the needs and wants of
the community. Large industries were developed and employed the people
living in the area so they could earn a living. Industries such as
United States Rolling Stock Company and Ford Motor Company have helped
to make this community more attractive to past and present settlers seeking
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Chicago's Hegewisch Community.