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Posted on: February 11, 2016


EFD Recognition Ceremony

On Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7:00 PM, the Elgin Fire Department will recognize several citizens along with members of the department for significant accomplishments throughout the past year. This recognition ceremony will take place in the Heritage B...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2016

Fitch Affirms Elgin's AAA Bond Rating for Fifth Consecutive Year


The city of Elgin received a AAA bond rating from Fitch Ratings, confirming the city’s history of strong financial management. This announcement marks the fifth consecutive year of a AAA bond rating from Fitch, the rating agency’s top rating.

City coun...Read on...

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Mayor's Preservation Award Nominations Accepted through Feb. 26

Preservation Awards

The Elgin Heritage Commission is seeking nominations for the 2016 Elgin Mayor’s Awards for Historic Preservation. In addition to honoring the outstanding contributions of Elgin citizens in their efforts to preserve the city’s heritage, the annual awards a...Read on...

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Posted on: January 11, 2016

City to receive Wellness Award


The Illinois Parks and Recreation Association is recognizing the city of Elgin with the "Exceptional Workplace" award for 2015. This honor is being presented for the steps that the Wellness Committee has taken to provide city staff with a healthy workplac...Read on...

View the award notification letter.