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 Hall will be closed for Labor Day

9/7/15, Village Hall Closed

Ribbon Cutting for New Downtown Streetscape

9/19/15, 9:00am

Municipal parking Lot on Railroad Street

Lena Lions Fall Festival

September 11th and 12th

Downtown Lena


Home Construction and Large Item Disposal

September 26th, 9:ooam to Noon

Village Street Department


Library of Congress Veteran's History Project

Unity Hospice of Western Illinois is inviting veterans in the Western Illinois suburbs to share their stories of wartime to be submitted to the Library of Congress through a nationally-recognized program called the Veterans History Project.


Village Curb Side Brush Pick Up

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

Organic Yard Waste and Grass Clipping Disposal

The Village Public Works area will be open for organic yard waste and grass clipping disposal on Saturday's from 8am until Noon.

Lena Farmers' Market

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