Weston, DuPage County, Illinois

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Coordinates: 41°50′41.37″N 88°13′24.6″W / 41.8448250°N 88.223500°W / 41.8448250; -88.223500
Weston, Illinois
Village (defunct)
Country United States
State Illinois
County Dupage County
Municipality Village
Coordinates 41°50′41.37″N 88°13′24.6″W / 41.8448250°N 88.223500°W / 41.8448250; -88.223500
Timezone =CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Location of Weston within Illinois
Location of Weston within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Fermilab
Website: http://history.fnal.gov/

Weston, Illinois was a community in DuPage County, Illinois, near Batavia and Warrenville. It was voted out of existence by its village board in order to provide a site for the National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab), which was selected by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission on December 16, 1966.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "More about Weston". History and Archives Project. Fermilab. Retrieved 9 November 2008. 

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