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
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
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
Groot Garbage Collection Changes for Thanksgiving
No service changes for the Veterans Day holiday, but please review the changes in your primary collection day due to the Thanksgiving holiday.... Read More
Groot Garbage Collection Changes for Thanksgiving
Groot Garbage Truck