Our Community

You can always find your place in Arlington Heights! Our community offers everyone a strong sense of place that is built from its vibrancy, active lifestyle and spirit.

Our community offers a lot for everyone. There is our walkable downtown that is an entertainment destination that includes a unique blend of stores, movie theater and a live performance theater, along with a full menu of restaurant options.  You can also enjoy heading out on bike paths throughout our community, spend a leisurely day in one of the many outstanding parks,  work on your golf swing at the Park District's golf courses and driving range, walk around beautiful Lake Arlington, take a class or get involved in a program at the nationally recognized Arlington Heights Memorial Library, or check out the programs and exhibits at the Arlington Heights Historical Museum.  There's plenty of activities for Senior Citizens to enjoy as well at the Arlington Heights Senior Center.

Your Village government is committed to providing exceptional services and being responsive our community. The over 75,000 residents of Arlington Heights  deserve, including Police, Fire, Public Works, water and sewer, health services, infrastructure maintenance, the building of new developments and the resurfacing of streets.

News
Police Department Receives Top Award
Arlington Heights Police receives the top award in the Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge presented by the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police. The award represents efforts of the Department... Read More
Police Department Receives Top Award
Nominations Accepted for Disability Employment Award
Local businesses and residents are encouraged to nominate an Arlington Heights employer that proactively hires and employs citizens with disabilities. The Disability Employment Awareness Award recognizes an Arlington Heights employer for their effort... Read More
Nominations Accepted for Disability Employment Award
Special Enforcement, Roadside Checkpoint August 31
The Police Department will have a special traffic enforcement activities relating to "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" and "Click It or Ticket" on August 31. A Roadside Checkpoint is also planned for August 31. ... Read More
Special Enforcement, Roadside Checkpoint August 31
Kathy Kasprowicz Receives Senior Service Award
The 11th recipient of the Kenneth Hood Senior Service Award is given to Kathy Kasprowicsz, formerly of the Escorted Transportation Service Northwest. She was integral in building the program into the great service and success it is today. ... Read More
Kathy Kasprowicz Receives Senior Service Award