The City of St. Charles, Illinois, is guided by the four driving principles in its Mission: Heritage. Community. Service. Opportunity. Together, these principles create a thriving environment for people who live or visit here, and for businesses to prosper. Our City has gained national recognition as a family-friendly town and wide acclaim for its architecture, living up to its nickname The Pride of the Fox.
Located 35 Miles west of Chicago in the scenic Fox River Valley, great schools, great parks, and a high quality of life make St. Charles a wonderful place to live or have a business.
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