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
Public Works Ready for Snow, Are You?
During snow removal operaitons, Public Works' drivers will first clear the arterial and collector streets. Trucks will make two opening passes on all streets and then return later to plow the street full width to the curb. ... Read More
Public Works Ready for Snow, Are You?
Keep the Wreaths Red!
Keep the Wreath Red by thinking of fire safety when decorating and celebrating your holidays.... Read More
Keep the Wreaths Red!
Coyote Sightings in Arlington Heights
While sightings of coyotes have increased, they are a part of our natural habitat. There are steps you can take to keep them away from your property. ... Read More
Coyote Sightings in Arlington Heights
Police Department Receives 4th Law Enforcement Accreditation Award
Our Police Department achieved the distinction of its fourth CALEA award, which less than 4% of departments receive nationwide.... Read More
Police Department Receives 4th Law Enforcement Accreditation Award