27 W. Stephenson Street Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-233-1356 Fax: 815-235-4038
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Lena, IL

Population: 2,912
President: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 815-369-4016
School: Lena Community Unit School District #202
Website: www.villageoflena.com
View: ESRI Summary Report

Utilities

Lena Water: Village of Lena
          • Storage Capacity: 550,000 gallons
          • Treatment Capacity: 800 gallons per minute
          • Average Daily Demand: 280,000 gallons per day
          • Peak Daily Demand: 320,000 gallons per day
          • Excess Capacity: 2,100 gallons per minute
          • Water Rate: $16.20 minimum, 26 cents per 100 gallons
 Sewer: Village of Lena
          • Treatment Capacity: 600,000 gallons
          • Daily Maximum: 1,500,000 gallons
          • Sewer Rate: $13.00 minimum, 55 cents per 100 gallons  

Electric Distributor: ComEd
Natural Gas: Nicor
Telecommunications: Mediacom, Frontier, T6 Broadband, Sand Prairie WirelessAero Inc.
Sanitation/Recycling: Gills Freeport Disposal

Incentives

Businesses will find that we offer a range of local, county and federal incentive programs that are flexible for your specific needs and business.

Community Details

Lena is not far from urban amenities and yet remains closely connected to the country. We believe you will find Lena’s rural setting, low cost-of-living, and commitment to business and community development worthy of consideration for your next move.

Awards

  • Multiple winner of the Governor's Home Town Award
  • Voted "The Best Small Town in the Region" in an annual poll conducted by the Freeport Journal-Standard newspaper

Schools

The award winning Le-Win School District is a consolidated system that includes elementary, junior-high and high school, all centrally located in Lena.

Healthcare

Lena has local offices for two regional healthcare organizations:

Parks and Recreation

Businesses and Industries

  • A variety of large and small industries
  • Close to transportation routes that provide close proximity to several major highways and rail access
  • A diverse selection of building and land options
  • Abundant services to support efficient and economical business operations

The three largest employers in Lena are

 

Contact Us

27 W. Stephenson Street
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-233-1356
Fax: 815-235-4038
email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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