Fox Valley

Located about 45 miles west of Chicago, this charming trio of communities along the Fox River Valley is rich in history and all have much to offer. All three are complemented by outstanding Park District facilities and programs.

Batavia - the Windmill City - home of the Bulldogs and Joe Graham! Once the windmill manufacturing capital of the world Batavia is the oldest city in Kane County. Today the city is home to retail, industrial and manufacturing businesses employing thousands on a day in day out basis. It is also proudly home to FermiLab National Accelerator!

Geneva - the county seat of Kane County. A Picture Postcard™ Downtown Geneva is a destination, along Metra’s Heritage corridor. Stroll along 3rd Street and enjoy quaint speciality stores and fine dining. Among the Best of the West, Geneva nods to its heritage in the popular Swedish Days festival every year. Come for the Holidays and enjoy the Christmas walk and famous Holiday House Tour. Award winning schools and a strong sense of community make this a great place to settle.

St. Charles
St. Charles - Pride of the Fox. A community rich in history and culture. First class dining, several major festivals including Festival of the Fox and Scarecrow Days; Sculpture in the Park; Music in the Park; and so much more. St. Charles nightlife is always hopping and the historic Arcada Theatre presents a full calendar of live acts throughout the year.