The Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce is promoting a new initiative to get people to shop locally. It’s called Keep It QC.

Managers at the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce say supporting small businesses will strengthen local governments. The tax revenue generated can help pay for streets, schools, parks, police and more.

Local 4’s Karla Sosa reports on a business owner in downtown Rock Island who thinks it can work.

For more information about Keep It QC, visit this website.