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

The Cheese and Cheers Tour

7/25, Various locations in Stephenson County

Tour of Stephenson County cheese stores, cheese plant, breweries and winery.


Public Hearing

7/27, 6:00pm, Zoning/Map Amendment, 103-107 East Lena Street, Village Hall

Committee of the Whole Meeting

7/27, Immediately Following Public Hearing Agenda, Village Hall

Special Board Meeting

7/27, Immediately Following the Committee of the Whole Meeting, Village Hall

Lena Downtown Businesses Will Be Open During Construction
Downtown business owners would like you to know that they are holding normal business hours during the summer construction.
Energy Efficiency Rebate Opportunities for Lena

Follow the link for rebates and programs designed to help residents save money on their utility costs.


Village Curb Side Brush Pick Up

Curb side brush pick up will be the first and third Monday of each month.

Lena Farmers' Market

May 16th to October 10th, 8:00 - 11:00am, Downtown Lena

Lena Lions Fall Festival

September 11th and 12th

Downtown Lena

More details coming