About Us

Economic Development
RFMA helps businesses and property owners solve challenges and increase sales:

•Business solutions and expansions
•Business-to-business networking
•Real estate solutions
•Government services
•Government economic development incentives

Community Development
RFMA helps businesses, property owners and residents improve our community:

•Vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure and traffic improvements
•CTA Station at Morgan & Lake Streets
•Better area cleanliness
•Better public safety
•Community assessments of proposed zoning changes/expanded developments

Non-Profit Certification
RFMA is certified as a 501c6 non-profit agency.
Contributions are deductible as business expenses, not tax deductible contributions.

Volunteer Executive Board
RFMA has dedicated volunteers on our Executive Board.  See list on home page.
Our Membership salutes these women and men for working to improve Chicago.

Professional Staff
RFMA Executive Director Roger Romanelli has significant experience working in Chicago neighborhoods.
Roger Romanelli, Executive Director (left)
Steven Garrett, Administrative Assistant (right)