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Strategic Location
Village of La Grange's Strategic Location
The Village of La Grange's strategic location has the advantage of being easily accessible from every direction. Four State highways penetrate and cross its boundaries on two major routes: Route 12, 20, and 45 (La Grange/Mannheim Road) and Route 34 (Ogden Avenue).

La Grange Road, the main street through the center of the Village, boasts 26,000 cars traveling on a daily basis. Interstate 290, Interstate 55 and the Tri-State Tollway (294) provide easy vehicular access to La Grange. O'Hare International Airport, Midway Airport, and the Chicago Loop are each only 30 minutes away.

Public transportation is provided by the Burlington Northern Commuter Rail System, which has approximately 5,000 boardings daily from the La Grange Road Train station and the Stone Avenue Station. Amtrak and PACE bus service also serve the area. Rail freight service is provided by the Indiana Harbor Belt and the Burlington Northern / Santa Fe Railway.

In 2012, the Village of La Grange was named the top transit suburb of Metropolitan Chicago by the Chaddick Institute.  Click here to see the full report. 

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If you have any questions or comments, please contact Community Development at (708) 579-2320.