The continued public hearing will begin at 7 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Elwood Community Consolidated School District Building at 409 N. Chicago Ave. in Elwood.
Afterward, public comment was held for those of the more than 700 members of the public who attended. That continued until about 11 p.m., when organizers decided to adjourn until Jan. 11.
The village has a population of about 2,300, according toádata on the village’s website.
Attendees gathered to listen to Planning and Zoning Commission Chairman Greg Hickey and representatives from NorthPoint and comment on the Missouri-based company’s Compass Business Park, which would require rezoning 851 acres of land. NorthPoint also wants Elwood toáannex 675 acres of that land for the project.