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
Andrew Larson Appointed Fire Chief
Andrew Larson, a 22-year veteran of the Arlington Heights Fire Department, has been appointed the new Fire Chief for the Arlington Heights Fire Department.... Read More
Andrew Larson Appointed Fire Chief
Fire Chief Larson
Downtown Improvement Projects Discussed, February 11
Proposed Downtown improvement projects slated for this spring and summer will be discussed by the Village Board at a Committee of the Whole meeting held at 7:30 p.m. on February 11, 2019.... Read More
Downtown Improvement Projects Discussed, February 11
aerial of downtown
Block 425 Proposal Goes to Design Commission, February 12
The Village's Design Commission will review some design revisions that have been done on the Arlington 425 project at its February 12 meeting.... Read More
Block 425 Proposal Goes to Design Commission, February  12
Register for Citizens Police Academy
Registration is open for the Police Department's Citizens Academy, an 11-week course that gives you a look into police service.... Read More
Register for Citizens Police Academy