About Arlington Heights

The Village is one of the top 15 largest municipalities in Illinois, featuring a unique blend of old and new. It’s a progressive community that people are proud to call home and where young families like to establish their roots for generations to come. It’s a community that offers vibrancy and interest.

Arlington Heights is an attractive destination for homebuyers, shoppers, businesses and visitors with its dynamic economy, award-winning schools, library, park district, a highly acclaimed Northwest Community Hospital.

Since its beginnings in the 1800s, Arlington Heights remains a steady, reliable, efficient and fiscally responsible community with an overriding goal to be responsive to the needs of residents and businesses. Thanks to the Historical Society for the picture of Meyer's Pond, circa early 1900s. 

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News
Register for Community Bike Ride October 6
A great 4-mile or 13-mile bike trip through Arlington Heights is planned for Saturday, October 6. The group will leave at 9:15 from North School Park. You can easily register online or at the park at 8 a.m. the morning of the event.... Read More
Register for Community Bike Ride October 6
Community Bike Ride
Make a Video for SAVE Challenge!
Local High School students are invited to participate in the SAVE Challenge where your video message could be chosen as a public service announcement to help educate everyone about the dangers of speeding.Unfortunately, speeding related fatalities ha... Read More
Make a Video for SAVE Challenge!
Odometer showing 80 mph
Document Destruction Event Saturday, October 13
It's time to get rid of those old bank statements, receipts and personal files at the Document Destruction event on Saturday, October 13 at Arlington Park Racetrack. Please enter the racetrack from the Euclid Avenue entrance. Residents can bring up t... Read More
Document Destruction Event Saturday, October 13
Document Destruction, October 13, 9-Noon
Nominate Someone Awesome Now for a Heart of Gold Award
We all know of someone awesome at work, school, in our community or neighborhood. Now is the time to nominate that person or group for one of 11 Hearts of Gold awards! The nomination process is simple and the reward is worth it!... Read More
Nominate Someone Awesome Now for a Heart of Gold Award
Hearts of Gold Nominations