Western Springs Real Estate
Welcome to Western Springs! Western Springs was listed second in a list of the 50 best places to raise children by BusinessWeek.com.
Western Springs History
The first known settler in the area of Western Springs was Elijah Wentworth. A large number of early residents were Quakers. The CB&Q Railroad built a line through Western Springs in 1863, which drew more and more commuters. The village was incorporated in 1886.
Arts/ Entertainment: Things To Do
The Western Springs Park District maintains over 90 acres with 13 community parks.
Western Springs Service Club (private pool)
Thomas Ford Memorial Library
The Recreation Center
Grand Avenue Community Center
The BNSF Railway runs through Western Springs. This rail provides residents with access to Metra (from Aurora to Chicago) and Amtrak (stops throughout the country).
The main road in Western Springs is Ogden Ave/ US Route 34 (east-west). I-294 is on the western border of town, which gives commuters easy access to Chicago and other areas.
Western Springs’ Educational Opportunities
Western Springs School District 101
LaGrange Highlands School District 106
Lyons Township High School District 204
Western Springs Area Healthcare
Adventist LaGrange Memorial Hospital
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