LowResBioPicState Senator Tom Cullerton spoke to members of the Glendale Heights Chamber of Commerce Wednesday. Cullerton gave an update on legislation affecting businesses in the region.

“This is an important time for suburban businesses, and I ‘m glad to discuss issues facing employers as the area recovers economically,” Cullerton said.

Cullerton discussed Senate Bill 494, work on the Elgin-O’Hare Expressway, current pension negotiations and economic opportunities for regional businesses.

“With new transportation projects and statewide investment in roads and highways, we are seeing new opportunities for development and growth,” Cullerton said.