RCDC is a

non-profit organization aiding in the economic development of Richland County.

Located in Southeastern Illinois, Olney and Richland County are close to anywhere in the American Heartland, with major metropolitan cities within a few hours drive. Olney is 250 miles south of Chicago, 220 miles north of Nashville, 120 miles east of St. Louis and 150 miles west of Indianapolis.

RCDC has a twenty-eight year history in leading and implementing industrial retention and recruitment, retail development and business attraction in Richland County, IL. We work with local, state and national government to support job creation and retention.

Our mission is to support all Richland County Communities in the advancement of economic development. We are here to help you locate, initiate, or further develop business ventures in Richland County, Illinois. Contact us if you would like for us to help you find the best options and incentives available to you in our location.





Contact Information:


Courtney Yockey, Executive Director

Richland County Development Corporation

315 West Main Street

Olney, Illinois 62450

Phone: 618-392-2305

Fax: 618-392-2405

Mobile: 618-322-1631

Email: cyockey@rcdc.com