West Garfield Park Apartment Living
Heart of the Neighborhood
What We Love Most
Best Way to Get Around
Around the Neighborhood
Named for former President Garfield, West Garfield Park was originally named Central Park. It was renamed in 1881 after the president's assassination. It was once home to one of Chicago's many famous horse racing tracks in the late 1800s. Residents like the proximity of the neighborhood to he Eisenhower Expressway and to Garfield Park. Neighbors in West Garfield Park know and take care of one another. Many residents have lived in the neighborhood for generations.