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Posted on: October 21, 2014

Early Voting Information for Kane and Cook County Residents

For the November 4th General Election, Early Voting will take place from October 20th through November 3rd. Early voting allows voters to cast a full ballot before the observed election day.

Although voters can... Read on...

Additional Early Voting Information
Posted on: October 31, 2014

2015 City of Elgin Riverboat Grant Program

An informational meeting regarding the 2015 Riverboat Grant and the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program will take place on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Heritage Ballroom at the Centre of Elgin... Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Informational Workshop for the 2015 CDBG Program to Be Held

The City of Elgin will kick-off its 2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program year by holding an informational workshop on Thursday, November 6, 2014, at 10:00 A.M., at The Centre of Elgin, Heritage Ballroom,... Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2014

Submit Your Ideas for the 2015 Budget

The city of Elgin is in the process of developing its 2015 budget. We value the input of our residents and would like to hear your feedback.

What should the city start doing? Stop doing? Continue doing?

Want to learn... Read on...

Submit Your Ideas Here
Posted on: October 17, 2014

U.S. Census Bureau Conducting The American Community Survey In Elgin

The Elgin Police Department would like to inform residents that over the next few weeks the U.S. Census Bureau will be in Elgin conducting The American Community Survey. The survey, which is conducted randomly in areas... Read on...

American Community Survey Info
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: October 16, 2014

City of Elgin Annual Youth Scholarship Challenge

Teams from local businesses, civic organizations, schools or neighborhoods are invited to participate in the ninth annual Youth Scholarship Team Challenge, to be held from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7, at The... Read on...


Parks and Recreation

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Posted on: October 16, 2014

City of Elgin Annual Youth Scholarship Challenge

Teams from local businesses, civic organizations, schools or neighborhoods are invited to participate in the ninth annual Youth Scholarship Team Challenge, to be held from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7, at The... Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2014

Walk with the Mayor at The Centre

Walk

The mayor wants to encourage all Elgin residents to exercise regularly for the health benefits. The walks are held the first Tuesday of the month on the walking track, beginning at 8 am.


Police

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Posted on: October 17, 2014

U.S. Census Bureau Conducting The American Community Survey In Elgin

The Elgin Police Department would like to inform residents that over the next few weeks the U.S. Census Bureau will be in Elgin conducting The American Community Survey. The survey, which is conducted randomly in areas... Read on...

American Community Survey Info
Posted on: October 23, 2014

Halloween Information and Launching of New Sex Offender Information Website for Citizens

Offender Watch

Halloween trick-or-treating hours are scheduled from 4 pm to 7 pm on Friday, October 31st. To ensure a safe and happy Halloween, The Elgin Police Department offers the community these safety recommendations:

• Parents or... Read on...

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

Spanish-Speaking Citizens Police Academy set for January

We recently hosted our first Spanish speaking Citizens Police Academy in recent years. The program was received very well and we are pleased to announce that the next training dates have been established.

EPD's winter... Read on...

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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: October 7, 2014

EPD is able to issue temporary disabled parking placards to qualifying residents

As a new service to Elgin residents only, EPD will be making available to its residents who qualify temporary disabled parking placards at no charge. All conditions of the program must be met before a placard is issued; the... Read on...

Full information about the placard program

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: 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...