The Chamber of Commerce has a variety of information for businesses looking to locate in Sun Prairie. Including information about our business park, our Economic Profile brochure which gives local demographic information, city ordinances and requirements, our Community Guide and resource and referral information such as a complete booklet from the Small Business Administration, local development plans and more. Use the 'contact us' selection on the browser bar to request information or contact us at 608-837-4547.
2022 Sun Prairie Economic Profile view the Sun Prairie Economic Development Web page!
Resources are categorized below:
-Business Resources: startup information, loan sources, websites
-Health Care information
Workforce Development: Wisconsin Fast Forward click here for info on the Grant Program
Workforce Development Contacts: click here for a variety of resources in WI
Rideshare Program: Help your employees with transportation to work: www.rideshareetc.org
Local City of Sun Prairie contacts: click here for a comprehensive list of departments and contact info
Tax Incentives for Businesses: Click here to learn more
Youth Apprenticeship Programs at the Sun Prairie School District: click here to learn more
Websites for Businesses:
The Madison Public Library has gathered a listing of website addresses helpful to businesses to include the following:
-Government Resources and Statistics
-Local Business Information
Use this file connection to bring up the website listing:
Web Sites for Businesses
The Small Business Administration: www.sba.gov/wi
The SBA has a long list of resources for existing and start-up businesses. The Madison office info is:
740 Regent Street, Suite 100; Madison, WI 53715
(608) 441-5263 (608) 441-5541 (fax) TDD (608) 441-5333
Resources include: choosing your business structure, writing a business plan, regulations, permits, licensing, business loans, financial assistance programs, legal assistance, government contracting, minority business development, women's resources/organizations and more. The Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce has copies of the SBA's "Small Business Resource Guide" which includes all of the above information in a booklet - at no cost to you. Just contact the Chamber for a copy of the Guide.
SBA Advocacy Website for Small Businesses: www.sba.gov/advocacy/847/125821
City of Sun Prairie Master Plan 2020: https://www.cityofsunprairie.com/DocumentCenter/Home/View/439
Information on TIF Districts: click here
Information on BID Districts: click here
Chamber Member Businesses can get a copy of our Media contact list at no charge - the list includes contact information for television, radio and daily and weekly newspapers. This resource will help you promote your business without searching to find who to call from each media. The list can be generated to target Dane County, Sun Prairie area or the entire state of Wisconsin.
Public Library Resources:
Sun Prairie Public Library- www.sunprairiepubliclibrary.org/
Madison Public Library- www.madisonpubliclibrary.org
Employment Overtime Rules-Changes https://www.dol.gov/general/topic/wages/overtimepay