The Village of Lisle is located 26 miles west of Chicago in the heart of resource-rich DuPage County. Lisle’s strategic location and sound planning have maintained the quality and vitality of the village. Lisle takes great pride in preserving the best of its past while embracing the future. Its location along Illinois’ Research and Development Corridor ensures success. Here, one can visit the historical sites in this railroad village while enjoying distinctive, award-winning corporate architecture.
The many attractions within the Village offer plenty of excitement. Lisle’s location on commuter train lines and expressways provides quick access to Chicago’s hot spots as well. Lisle’s Government is first rate. The Village administration and Lisle Police personnel are housed in a stately, spacious building which has special historic significance to longtime Lisle residents; it is the building which originally served as the Main Street School. The building was remodeled and expanded in the late 1970s and is the focal point of the tree-lined downtown business district. The Lisle-Woodridge Fire Protection District operates five stations, covers 38 square miles, and protects over 72,000 people. In 1994, The Lisle Fire Department’s district became the first in the country to achieve the highest possible insurance rating -ISO Class 1.
The Lisle Library District serves the citizens of Lisle Township, as well as portions of unincorporated DuPage County. The library, located at 777 Front Street, is a member of the Suburban Library System.
A superb transportation network of multilane highways and rapid transit lines makes Lisle easily accessible from any direction. Served by the trains of the Burlington Northern, Lisle is just a 35-minute ride from downtown Chicago. P.A.C.E. buses also serve the community as shuttle buses that feed the commuter trains. Illinois Route 53, Maple Avenue, and Yackley and College Road provide convenient routes to employment, entertainment, or shopping beyond the village limits. At the crossroads of Interstate 88 (East-West Tollway) and the North-South Tollway (355), Lisle is within everyone’s reach.
|Schiesher Elementary School||5205 Kingston Ave, Lisle, IL 60532||(630) 493-8100||Elementary Schools|
|Tate Woods School||1736 Middleton Ave, Lisle, IL 60532||(630) 964-9420||Elementary Schools|
|Lisle High School||1800 Short St, Lisle, IL 60532||(630) 971-4370||High Schools|
|Kennedy Junior High School||2929 Green Trails Dr, Lisle, IL 60532||(630) 420-3220||Middle Schools|
|Lisle Junior High School||5207 Center Ave, Lisle, IL 60532||(630) 971-4350||Middle Schools|