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Posted on: November 21, 2014

City Skate Opening Delayed

Due to the lack of a substantial base of ice and the large rains expected for the weekend, City Skate will not open on Saturday, November 22nd. Please check the city’s website or call the Parks and Recreation Information... Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

MLK Planning Committee Seeks Nominations for Annual Awards

The Elgin Human Relations Commission and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee are preparing for the 30th annual MLK Celebration from January 17-19, 2015. To celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther... Read on...

Applications and Information
Posted on: November 10, 2014

Keep Your Elgin Dollars Home for the Holidays

In partnership with the Gail Borden Public Library (GBPL), the Elgin Area Chamber and the Downtown Neighborhood Association, the city of Elgin announces the Keep Your Local Dollars Home for the Holidays campaign during the... Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

EFD / Community Crisis Center Winter Wear Drive

As part of the Elgin Fire Department’s community outreach program, Fire Station #5 is offering assistance to the Elgin Community Crisis Center for their Winter Wear Drive.

The Community Crisis Center is collecting new... Read on...

Fire station locations
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: 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 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