Business & Economic Development

Arlington Heights businesses enjoy the benefit of progressive and proactive efforts in recruiting new businesses and retaining current business. Our economic development efforts, along with efforts of local business-oriented agencies, create a favorable, welcoming climate for all businesses.

If you are interested in opening a business in Arlington Heights or if you would like to learn more about programs and incentives for new and existing businesses, please call the Planning & Community Development Department at 847.368.5200. 








Why Arlington Heights

The incredible lifestyle and quality of the community is what you'd expect from one of Chicago’s largest suburbs. Arlington Heights offers businesses a prime location, transportation infrastructure, skilled workforce, livability, strong sense of community, and a dynamic, diverse economy.  The Business and Economic Development Coordinator is eager to assist in any aspect of your business. To contact, please call 847.368.5200 or planningmail@vah.com.

How We Can Help

We will assist new and existing businesses with:

  • Confidential project coordination during the early evaluation phase
  • Due diligence coordination and certification
  • Available space
  • Inventory
  • Specialized site selection assistance
  • Demographic and Transportation needs assessment
  • Business finance assistance
  • Zoning verification analysis and assistance
  • Permit and signage option analysis and tracking
  • Outside agency review assistance
News
Promenade of Art in Downtown, June 9 & 10
The Promenade of Art will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 9 - 10, in Downtown Arlington Heights on Vail and Campbell from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day.... Read More
Promenade of Art in Downtown,  June 9 & 10
Pavement Rejuvenation Process Held in June
Streets resurfaced in 2017 will go through a pavement rejuvenation process in the month of June.... Read More
Pavement Rejuvenation Process Held in June
Senior Health & Fitness Day at Senior Center, May 30
On Wednesday, May 30, stop by the Senior Center for a free day of programs and health screenings in celebration of National Senior Health & Fitness Day, May 30.... Read More
Senior Health & Fitness Day at Senior Center, May 30
30-Day Comment Period on Draft Federal Action Plan
The Village has posted its Draft Federal 2018 Annual Action Plan online for review and public comment. The annual plan contains descriptions of the Village's plans for address housing and development needs in the Village during the program year.... Read More
30-Day Comment Period on Draft Federal Action Plan