Joliet, Illinois has blossomed from a small prairie town to a bustling city of 145,000 residents and growing.
Among its many honors, Joliet was recently one of the 30 finalists for the prestigious “All-American City Award” given by the National Civic League in recognition of communities in which residents, government, businesses and non-profit organizations work together to address critical local issues.
A combination of elements is responsible for Joliet’s growth and recognition.
The city offers a nationally recognized school system, exceptional healthcare facilities, quality transportation, high quality and affordable housing, and a rich cultural and artistic community.
Home to the magnificent Rialto Square Theatre, Empress Casino, Harrah’s Casino, Route 66 Raceway, Chicagoland Speedway, Silver Cross Field/Joliet JackHammers, Splash Station Water Park, Challenge Park Xtreme, outstanding golf courses and the Joliet Area Historical Museum, Joliet has developed into a thriving tourist destination and is now considered one of the most economically vital areas in the state.