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Illinois Movers Inc.

Illinois Movers are full service long distance moving company, not a broker. We operate business with over 11 years of experience in the moving...

US DOT: 2628513

MC: 914433

Alaska Terminals, Inc.

Des Plaines Illinois moving companies, Since opening our doors for business back in 1981, Alaska Terminals has been associated with a high level of quality and professionalism. That’s...

US DOT: 125550

MC: 79658

New Evolution Inc.

Our company has every aspect of moving covered so you will not have to worry about anything. The labor, fleet, and storage facilities for any size...

US DOT: 3345800

MC: 1070762

Hood Moving & Relocation

At "A Moving Around" we understand the importance of moving not just furniture but the family as well. This major decision must not be taken lightly....

US DOT: 1302391

MC: 504508

Allied & North American Van Lines

Des Plaines IL, Allied & North American Van Lines has over 85 years of experience and has built one of the largest moving networks in the world to service consumers,...

US DOT: 76235

MC: 15735

City Moving

GP Movers offer the best moving services around. You can have a team of professional and highly skilled movers backing your move when you choose GP...

US DOT: 1826833

MC: 662744

Best American Movers

GroveStars Moving, LLC provides long distance moving in 48 states. Whether you are moving your office or changing your home location, we will take...

US DOT: 3332133

MC: 1062034

U-Pack Moving

ABF U-Pack Moving was launched nationwide on October 1, 1997 by ABF Freight System, Inc. U-Pack has become an extremely popular choice for...

US DOT: 82866

MC: 29910

Smooth Relocation Vanlines

Movers Des Plaines IL, Our moving crews are licensed & professional, and will always work around your belongings with respect. We treat your home as if it were our own,...

US DOT: 2827588

MC: 944141

Mayflower Van Lines

Mayflower is a trusted, national moving company for over 90 years. As part of the nation’s largest organization, providing moving and storage...

US DOT: 125563

MC: 2934

Real Movers

Des Plaines Illinois moving quotes, Real Movers has been in business since 2010 and moved thousands of families and business around USA– it is our philosophy to treat our customers and...

US DOT: 3533741

MC: 1177348

Pronto Moving & Storage Inc.

With years of experience in long distance relocation, we provide you with a professional, prompt and stress free move!

US DOT: 3678324

MC: 1278278

United Merit Van Lines

United Merit Van Lines is a Premier Full-Service Long-Distance Moving provider located in Los Angeles and servicing residential and commercial West...

US DOT: 2513725

MC: 871984

Hawaiian Shipping

Des Plaines IL, Here at Hawaiian Shippers, we understand the sensitive and delicate nature of trusting someone to move your most valuable possessions. This is why we...

US DOT: 1208629

MC: 480787

Glass City Movers

At Glass City Movers we understand it’s stressful to move, which is why we are here to insure your move is done in a stress free timely manner at a...

US DOT: 1403449

MC: 532455

Des Plaines, Illinois is a suburb of Chicago and forms part of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Those moving to Des Plains will discover a city that is well organized, with good schools and friendly people.

Economy:
The largest employers are UOP, the Holy Family Medical Center, Oakton Community College, Sysco and the Consolidated School District.
Manufacturing of electronic equipment and chemicals; and car repair centers account for further jobs.

History:
The original inhabitants of the area now known as Des Plaines were the Ottawa, Potawatomi and Ojibwe Native Americans. The first documented settlement of the area by Europeans was in 1833 when New Englanders and New Yorkers came to the area then known as Rand; followed in the 1840s and 1850s by immigrants from Germany. Des Plaines was officially incorporated as a town in 1874 and in 1925 was incorporated as a city.

Tourism:
Des Plaines has many diverse places of entertainment, chief among them being the Des Plaines Casino. Family fun is to be enjoyed at The Choo-Choo Restaurant where a train delivers the orders. This restaurant has been in business since 1952 and has not been modernized, thereby evoking a feeling of nostalgia. The McDonald's Museum depicts the first McDonald's restaurant and the history of the company. The American Toby Jug Museum is a one of a kind in the United States.

The many lakes surrounding the city offer beautiful countryside views, water sports and fishing; while the Des Plaines Forest Preserve along the Des Plaines River is a favorite for hikes and walks.

  • Des Plaines is also known as the City of Destiny.

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