A community with ties to the past and paving a road to the future


Welcome to Lena, Illinois

Quite simply put, Lena is family friendly.  Home to an award winning school district, active park district, library district, emergency services including fire, local healthcare facilities, police and ambulance, multiple homes of worship and business services to support all the essential family needs, Lena offers the perfect place for you to call home.  We believe you will find Lena’s rural setting, low cost-of-living and commitment to a high quality of life worthy of your strong consideration.


Upcoming Events

Village Committee of the Whole

The Village Committee of the Whole will be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 6:00pm.


The Village will be flushing hydrants from April 22-May 3.  There may be some discoloration of the water.....therefore, test water prior to washing whites and using the washing machine.


North Arrow Partners is proposing the construction and management of a 31 unit town home development on Dodd's Dr.  An informational meeting will be held on April 30, 2019 at 6:30pm at the Lena Community Center.  North Arrow Partners will present their plans, provide information about the facility and drawings of the project.  The public is invited to attend and ask questions. 

UTV/Golf Cart Ordinance

The Village passed an Ordinance allowing the use of UTV/Golf Carts on the Village streets, provided they have obtained the proper permit license from Village Hall. The permit fee is $50.00 annually. 




Brush pick-up every 1st and 3rd Monday of the Month. It will be starting with the 3rd Monday in April.  

Sticks should be placed on the edge of your own property,

NOT in the street.  No other yard waste can be mixed in.


NOTE.....Village yards are now monitored by cameras.