Naperville

Welcome to one of the most awarded cities you’ll ever come across: Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live; the 2016 Governor’s Sustainability Award; Livability.com’s Top 100 Places to Live in 2017 and Best Cities for Families; 24/7 Wall Street Journal’s Safest Cities in America list; and, literally hundreds more.

What makes Naperville Great?
Location Location Location for starters. Just 30 miles west of Chicago along I-88 and Metra’s BNSF line. Commuters and visitors can be downtown in 35 minutes. Along the banks of the DuPage River, the famed Riverwalk is one of the area’s crown jewels, featuring 1.75 miles of walking paths along which you’ll find art, dining, events, memorials and tranquility.

Top-rated Schools, including both public and private education. Naperville schools have received a 10 out of 10 Great Schools.org rating. In a 2016 Chicago Tribune poll, 5 out of 10 of the best elementary schools in the state were located in Naperville Dist. 203 and 2 others were located in adjacent District 204. Naperville is also home to North Central College, along with branches of DePaul, DeVry, Governor’s State and Northern Illinois Universities.

Ribfest - The Naperville Exchange Club sponsored event features live music along the lines of Toby Keith and the B-52s; 12 of the nation’s best Ribbers; beer tents and more. This 4-day festival is celebrating is the 30th year in 2017 and has raised over $15.5 Million to combat domestic violence and child abuse.

Naper Settlement - 12 acre outdoor history Museum featuring programming and special events for adults and kids of all ages.

Downtown Naperville - A mecca for shoppers and diners with over 100 stores to love and over 40 restaurants to satisfy.