About Our Neighborhood
Welcome to The Willows, established in 2004
The Willows is a 160 lot development located 2.8 miles south of the capital city of Springfield. The subdivision is bordered by CWLP farm ground to the north and Walnut Street to the south. It provides convenient access to Springfield via Route 4, Iron Bridge Road, or Interstate 55. The main entrance is located off of Gordon Drive.
The subdivision is situated in the Ball-Chatham CUSD 5, a Bright Star Award school district known for educational excellence. Residents are within a few miles of any school in the district. Located near the subdivision is the Interurban Trail, Glenwood High School, Glenwood Elementary School, Pleasant Park Childhood Development Center, and Lake Springfield.
The village of Chatham lies along the original corridor of U.S. Route 66 in the southern area of Sangamon County.