Our History

Jerry Clifton started Clifton Moving in 1958 as an agent for Burnam Van Lines, mainly servicing Chanute Air Force Base specializing in government relocations. Now some 60 years later Clifton Moving is one of downstate Illinois’s largest and most trusted moving companies.

In the last 60 years Clifton Moving has grown from primarily government work to include.
● A highly trained staff of relocation professionals
● A fleet of the vehicles to handle any type of move no matter the size
● 20,000 square feet of environmentally assisted warehouse space
● Residential relocation
● Corporate relocation
● Office relocation
In 1966 Clifton Moving became an agent for United Van Lines. Today United Van Lines is America’s #1 moving company. Clifton Moving is proud to represent United Van Lines.