Morris is a city located in Grundy County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 11,928. It is the county seat of Grundy County.
Morris is home to the Dresden nuclear power plant, which provides a substantial portion of the electricity supply of Chicagoland. Included among the Dresden plant's reactors is one of the first commercial nuclear reactors, housed in a spherical concrete and steel shell; it has since been decommissioned, and several more modern reactors (of 1970s vintage) now generate its electricity.
Web Sites and Links
Illinois Online HighwaysGuide to attractions, points of interest and accommodations in Morris, Illinois.
Morris Daily HeraldServing the greater Grundy County area since 1854. Features area, national and world news, sports, events calendar, classifieds, letters to the editor, advertising and subscriptions.
WCFL 104.7 FMFeaturing 24 hours a day of commercial-free contemporary Christian music. Offers details on its staff, contests, employment, online listening, photo gallery, and program guide.