CHICAGO - Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) today announced $16.5 million in Rebuild Illinois capital grants have been awarded to fuel continued economic development across the state. Through the Rebuild Illinois Regional Economic Development program, or RIRED, DCEO is providing grants for 11 new projects that will unlock a total $75.5 million investment, while creating at least 1,465 jobs statewide.