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…



 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Good food and good causes this weekend.
Lanark Fire Department Annual Fish Fry: Saturday 4pm – 8pm
Shannon Fire Department Annual Pancake Breakfast and Blood Drive: Sunday 7am – 1pm.
OSD '16 Save the Date small

 

View more upcoming events on the
Community Calendar

 



 

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