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
Police at Railroad Crossings September 24 for "Operation Clear Track"
During “Operation Clear Track,” Arlington Heights Police Department personnel will be stationed at targeted railroad grade crossing locations to issue citations or warnings to violators. ... Read More
Police at Railroad Crossings September 24 for "Operation Clear Track"
Police car at railroad crossing
Document Shredding Event, October 12
Document Destruction Event held Saturday, October 12, from 9 a.m. - Noon at Arlington Park Racetrack. Please enter via Euclid Avenue.... Read More
Document Shredding Event, October 12
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Everything "Falls" Into Place at Autumn Harvest, October 5
Scarecrows, hayrides, pumpkins and more are in store for the Autumn Harvest event held Saturday, October 5 in North School Park. ... Read More
Everything "Falls" Into Place at Autumn Harvest, October 5
Autumn Harvest activity
Parking App Rolls Out in Downtown for Daily Fee Parking
Pay for daily fee spaces in the Downtown via the new Passport Parking app being rolled out the week of September 9.... Read More
Parking App Rolls Out in Downtown for Daily Fee Parking
Passport Parking Sign