Elizabeth's Main Street has plenty of options for dining and shopping with all the comforts of a friendly, small town.  Read more »

Located directly on U.S. Highway 20, Elizabeth is a convenient spot to begin or end a vacation weekend or holiday.  Read more »

Home to more than 700 people, the village of Elizabeth is one of Illinois' most unique small towns.  Read more »

Elizabeth is the perfect location for those seeking the peace and quiet of living in a small community.  Read more »

Rich in history and Midwestern culture, Elizabeth captures all of the benefits of rural America.  Read more »

Charming Elizabeth is a destination for any traveler vacationing in beautiful Jo Daviess County.  Read more »

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Move to Elizabeth Opens New Vistas for County Healthcare Department


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How does tomorrow look in Elizabeth Illinois? There’s land for development with room for new homes, businesses and a hotel. The present Healthcare Industry is ready to expand. And the Village and its Economic Development Committee have a brand new Development Plan in place.

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Apr 30

Special Board Meeting
5:00 pm | Village Hall
End of fiscal year 2017 special board meeting
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Apr 30

Budget Committee Meeting
5:15 pm | Village Hall
Budget committee will meet to work on finalizing the new budget for FY2018-2019.
Featured Business

Elizabeth Welcome Inn

102 N. Main Street, Elizabeth, IL
(815) 858-2254

Join us for fine European and American cuisine. Enjoy our family dining atmosphere or separate bar. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily except for Mondays.

Upcoming Events

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May 04-Oct 26

Elizabeth Farmer's Market
3:00 - 6:00 pm | Fridays
Terrapin Park on Highway 20 West  More info »

May 05

Ride the Ups and Downs Bike Race
Sat 7:30 am - 3:30 pm | $25
One-day tour of beautiful northwestern Illinois. Ride the scenic, hilly backroads of Jo Daviess County.  More info »
2010 Governor's Home Town award

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