The Village of Burr Ridge was incorporated in 1956 and has grown into a hub of shopping and dining that draws in visitors from all over the Chicago suburbs. Located southwest of downtown Chicago, Burr Ridge is home to more than 10,000 residents. In addition to being a busy and modern suburb, Burr Ridge is closely located to a number of large forest preserves that attract visitors all year round.
|Living in Burr Ridge
CSD 180 is home to one elementary school and three middle schools. After middle school, students in Burr Ridge attend Hinsdale Central, Hinsdale South, or Lyons Township High School.
Burr Ridge is home to over 500 businesses that employ about 10,000 people. Because of its proximity to Chicago and major highways, many people have chosen to build their businesses in the popular town.
What to See
During the summer, Burr Ridge’s town center hosts a variety of public events and activities. Some of the most popular include Concerts on the Green every Friday night from June through August, and weekly events at the Village Center.
Burr Ridge’s multiple shopping centers attract visitors from a wide area, as do the village’s many unique restaurants and cafes.
In Illinois’ 6th district, Sean Casten is running against the incumbent Peter Roskam, who has held the 6th district congressional seat since 2006.
Sean is committed to serving Burr Ridge and the rest of the 6th district by focusing on facts and working to strengthen the community’s schools and economy.