At the heart of the valley of the Ondaine at the foot of the Natural Park of Pilat, Le Chambon-Feugerolles is characterized by its economic vitality, its dynamic culture and sports, and pleasant living environment with its wooded hills, valleys and "three flowers ".
The history of the city is related to steel, iron working and metal. In the 19th century, its development follows that of coal mining in the basin Etienne. The town now has a significant industrial base and the presence of leading companies in their field.
City where sport and culture are seen as "a way of life," Le Chambon-Feugerolles offers a wide range of activities with many facilities and the presence of 130 associations, a guarantee of diversified services.