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Whether you are renting or buying a new home, moving from a place you’re familiar with to Elgin, Illinois can be uncomfortable. Not only are you transitioning from the familiar way of life you were used to in your old location, now you need to find your way around Elgin, get familiar with new City of Elgin ordinances and make new friends in the Elgin neighborhood. Sometimes it can just feel downright lonely, not knowing anyone. It seems that the days are gone when the welcoming committee would come over, introduce themselves and bring a plate of cookies to the door.
Elgin is a great town to live in and many people move to Elgin because of the down home, community feel they get from visiting here. There is no doubt that Elgin, Illinois is a diverse community. There is a little bit of something for everyone here and you won’t have to travel far to find the local hospitals, library, grocery or schools. We have put together a list of a handful of important websites you might be interested in to help you find the information you need to get acclimated to your new surroundings.
City website: www.cityofelgin.org
District U46 School website: www.u-46.org
Gail Borden Library: www.gailborden.info
Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce: www.elginchamber.com
Elgin Park District: www.centreofelgin.org
We would also like to take the opportunity to invite you to visit our new church in town.
We are looking for people who are interested in being a part of a new church that is a connection source for those seeking a relationship with God and those seeking to be plugged into Christian relationships. If you have any questions, please contact our church office at 630-318-6057.