Mayor John Huggins, the City Council and the Lanark Chamber of Commerce
welcome you to the official website for the

City of Lanark, Illinois

Lanark was established in 1861. It is a beautiful, peaceful rural community located in Northwest Illinois. It is located 5 minutes south of Lake Carroll, 20 minutes east of the Mississippi River,  and 2 hours west of Chicago. The city is known for its stately trees, historic, picturesque business district and magnificent homes, both old and new. Lanark is proud to be within the Eastland School District with its excellence in academics as well as its sports and other extracurricular activities. There are plenty of recreation opportunities nearby with a  lake, the Mississippi River, golf courses,  a playhouse theater,camping, hunting, fishing, and much more. Read more about Lanark…

 



Winter/Spring 2017 City Newsletter is Now Available

View the Winter/Spring 2017 City Newsletter



UPCOMING EVENTS

14th Annual SAY NO TO SNOW 5K



View more upcoming events on the
Community Calendar

 



View the 2015 Consumer Confidence Report (drinking water quality report) online here:

2015 Lanark CCR



 Weather Information

Here is some helpful information on keeping you, your family and your pets safe during winter storms and freezing weather.

Winter_Storms Guide

Winter Temperature Guide for Pets

The Fire Station may be used as a warming station if needed.



 

Snow Showers
Friday 02/24 60%
Snow Showers
Chance of a few snow showers. Lows overnight in the low 20s.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 02/25 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 31F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Sunday 02/26 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High around 45F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.
Clear
Monday 02/27 10%
Clear
Sunshine along with some cloudy intervals. High around 50F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Tuesday 02/28 30%
Chance of Rain
A few showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 54F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.