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Hemmens Events

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Posted on: August 21, 2014

First Fridays Improv with GreenRoom Productions

Ever want to see what's like to be on The Hemmens stage? You're in luck! September's Improv will be held on the main stage with seating on the stage itself.

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Posted on: August 29, 2014

Refuse/Recycling Collection To Be Delayed Due to Observance of Labor Day

Due to observance of Labor Day, all garbage, recycling, and yard waste collections during the week of August 31 will be delayed by one day. If your normal garbage, recycling, and yard waste collection day is on Monday, Waste... Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

Electrical Aggregation - Four Points for Elgin Residents to Know

**Residents will receive information from Constellation Energy and ComEd regarding changes in your electricity supplier through October. Please read below for more information.**

Electrical Aggregation - four points for... Read on...

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Posted on: August 22, 2014

Petitions for Candidacy

Petitions for candidacy for the 2015 Elgin municipal election are available in the City Clerk’s Office located in City Hall, Room 202, 150 Dexter Court. The Elgin City Council will have the position of Mayor and four... Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Dedication of city of Elgin Robert Gilliam Municipal Center on September 11th

Robert Gilliam

The city of Elgin will host a ceremony on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 4:00 p.m., formally renaming City Hall and the municipal complex after councilman Robert Gilliam, who served on the City Council from 1973-2013. The... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Comprehensive Plan Workshop September 9th

The city of Elgin invites you to attend the Design and Development Guidelines Public Workshop for Envision Elgin, the planning process to create a new Comprehensive Plan for the city of Elgin. The workshop will take place on... Read on...

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Parks and Recreation

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Posted on: July 23, 2014

Beer & BBQ at Bowes

BBQ

Our 4th Annual Fundraiser benefiting the Recreation Youth Scholarship Fund will be held at Bowes Creek Country Club on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 4 - 8 pm. Once again there will be live music, raffles, family... Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2014

Healthy Families Summer Newsletter now available!

The latest edition of the Healthy Families Newsletter is out. Pick up your copy at The Centre of Elgin and enjoy checking out the Mayor's Healthy Choice, reading one person's success story, getting info on the Summer Lunch Program, and more.


Police

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Posted on: July 25, 2013

Follow the Elgin Police Department on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Pinterest!

We provide social media updates - follow the Elgin Police Department on Facebook, Twitter, Read on...

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Posted on: August 18, 2014

Fundraiser for retired sergeant Tom Linder and his family

Many of you might remember Sergeant Tom Linder, who retired from our department in 2012 after 27 years of service. He has spent much of his life helping others, not just during his law enforcement career, but through... Read on...

Online fundraising link for Linder Family
Posted on: August 18, 2014

Register for Security Through Surveillance (STS) Training

The Elgin Police Department offers a FREE specialized three-hour training program for homeowners and business contacts who would like to learn how to effectively utilize their surveillance cameras to prevent and solve crimes... Read on...

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Public Works

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Posted on: July 20, 2012

Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections.

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections. These projects are often referred to as the bricks and mortar, or infrastructure,... Read on...


Special Events & Cultural Arts

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Posted on: April 24, 2014

Summer 2014 Special Events Announced

4th of July Parade
Date: July 4th
Time: 9:00am
Location: Downtown Elgin/Northeast Neighborhood
Fee: Free
Description:The 4th of July Parade,... Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Looking to host your own special event?

We are committed to making the special event application process as efficient and smooth as possible. Our staff will work with you along the way, advising you on available resources and assisting you in any way possible to... Read on...

View the Special Events Planning Guide
Posted on: June 23, 2014

Elgin's Special Events and Cultural Arts Office

Elgin is well known for our diverse variety of events year round via city sponsorships and partnerships with organizations in our community. Posters and Information for our seasonal events can be found online via press... Read on...