Departments

The Village of Arlington Heights departments provide a wide range of quality municipal services to our residents and businesses through thoughtful planning, fiscal responsibility, and being accessible, responsive and proactive to the needs of the community we serve.

From public safety, to health services, to infrastructure and street maintenance, to business development and permit processes, we strive to maintain a quality of life that makes our customers – the residents and businesses of Arlington Heights – proud. It all starts with strong commitment to do what we can to provide friendly service to our customers to keep Arlington Heights thriving.  Feel free to contact any of our departments with questions or concerns.  

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Village Leadership

The Arlington Heights Village Board consists of eight Village Trustees and one Mayor (or Village President) who are elected at large and serve four-year terms. They have been elected to oversee the city budget, establish strategic priorities, and set policies.  Their policy decisions not only drive the day-to-day efforts of the Village in achieving excellent service delivery, but also serve as a guide toward the initiatives and efforts that bring about meaningful improvements to the community.    

The Village Manager is the Village’s chief administrative officer, appointed by the Village Board to oversee all day-to-day operations of the Village. The Village Manager is responsible for providing overall direction to Departments and to oversee the execution of policies and programs established by the Village Board.  A key focus of the Village Manager is to ensure that Departments are responsive and responsible in delivering exceptional service to the community and its needs. 

News
Special Traffic Enforcement, November 22 - December 2
A special traffic enforcement campaign for the Thanksgiving holiday includes a Roadside Safety Checkpoint on Nov. 22 on Rand Rd., at Beverly Ln.... Read More
Special Traffic Enforcement, November 22 - December 2
Traffic Enforcement Campaigns
Let's Cheer! Holiday Happenings is Here, December 6
Join us Friday, December 6, 4:30 - 7:30 for Holiday Happenings in Harmony Park, located at Vail and Campbell in the Downtown.... Read More
Let's Cheer! Holiday Happenings is Here, December 6
Horse-drawn trolley rides
2020 Budget Q & A
Village staff answers your questions on the proposed 2020 budget... Read More
2020 Budget Q & A
Finance
Celebrate Annual Tree Lighting, November 29
Celebrate the annual Tree Lighting starting at 4:15 p.m. on Friday, November 29. ... Read More
Celebrate Annual Tree Lighting, November 29
Tree Lighting Event