Naperville has made Livability.com’s Top 100 Best Places to Live list and came in No. 2 in Niche.com’s Best Cities to Live In rankings in 2017. The town is recognized nationally and internationally as one of the top communities to raise a family, settle down, and retire. Naperville is ranked among the nation’s safest cities by USAToday and Business Insider and is the fifth-largest city in Illinois.
Naperville is built on a foundation of building a safe community where families can set down their roots for generations to come. The thriving city is also built on teamwork to continue keeping the crime rate low, an array of healthcare options and having a variety of employment options to choose from. Naperville is not only just work with no play, the city has a known slogan, “Big city styles with small town smiles.” Continue reading to find out what kind of entertainment the city has to offer!
James and Denise Orrico specialize in short sales, REO Properties, and traditional Residential Real Estate. They have successfully worked through industry challenges such as foreclosures and economic declines. The Orrico Team measure their success not only through awards and achievements but also more importantly through the satisfaction of their customers.
The Orrico Team is happy to provide the DuPage County area with information on the process of residential real estate transactions. From the perspective of buyers and sellers, short sale, foreclosure assistance and information, and much-needed advice on how to avoid a foreclosure. Denise and James will be happy to help you with your real estate transactions whether you are in the market to buy or sell a home.
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Please use the Illinois official source for information about public schools in the entire state. This source is a guide to help you become knowledgeable about the education for your children within DuPage County. Visit our School District page for helpful information regarding academic performance, school environment, educators, students, and highlights provided by principals.
Naperville offers ample of choices to shop for whatever needs you and your family may have. Well-known areas to shop in the city are at Naperville Crossings, Downtown Naperville, Route 59, and on Ogden Avenue. New to 2017 in the Naperville Crossings shopping area is the Phase 3 Expansion. Phase 3 Expansion will be introducing more stores to shop from and a new Fresh Market.
Over 100 stores to shop at in Downtown Naperville.
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There is entertainment for everyone who visits or lives in the Naperville area. The cities gem is the Riverwalk, also known as the “crown jewel” of Naperville located in the West Branch of the DuPage River. The Naperville Riverwalk was created in 1981 as a permanent commemorative of Naperville’s 150th anniversary. The scenery, outdoor artwork, and sculptures make this area the perfect place to relax and unwind.
Springbrook Prairie is very well-known for the variety of outdoor activities you can do with your family on the 1829-acre forest preserve. Not too far away is the Springbrook Golf Course and Centennial Beach. Those with children or interests in art, there is the DuPage Children’s Museum and Wentz Concert Hall & Fine Arts Center.
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According to Niche.com Naperville is ranked as #2 best place to live in Illinois and ranked #2 as best suburb in Illinois 2017. The city of Naperville offers a free a free notification system called Naper Notify that provides emergency information directly to you from the City of Naperville through a phone call, text message, email or smartphone app. You can register for free here.
The city of Naperville has worked diligently to keep residents safe from crime and has had some major success. The number of total year over year crimes in Naperville has decreased by 6% and the overall crime rate is now 60% lower than the national average. According to Niche.com Naperville is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States.
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Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, getting around Naperville and other parts of the state are made simple by Pace Bus, Amtrak, and Metra. There are also three public parking decks and more than half a dozen surface parking lots with spaces available at all times of day or night. To meet traffic demands, early in the year of 2017 project Phase Two was created and completed to implement a Centralized Traffic Management System near downtown Naperville.
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