Podcasts

The City of Elgin is pleased to introduce podcasts as yet another way to connect with the community. With various ways to obtain information from the City, the podcasts offer an option to hear about what's going on in the City, without looking at a screen and on your own time.
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What Would You Say You Do Here?

A series of conversations with some of the 1,100+ people in over 300 job titles that make up the City of Elgin. Located 38 miles west of Chicago, this Illinois suburb offers superior City services that enhance residents' quality of life. This series will give you insight to various roles and individuals that help this City function day and night.

(10 episode series: September 2019 - February 2020)

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Sustaining Elgin

This limited series podcast is made up of nine episodes discussing topics found in the City of Elgin, Illinois’ Sustainability Action Plan: Waste and Recycling, Alternative Energy, Economic Development, Transportation and Mobility, Green Building and Energy Conservation, Green Infrastructure, Healthy Living and Community Education, Urban Design and Water Resources. This series will give you insight into what the City has accomplished, the challenges it faces and future implementation of projects and initiatives. Each episode will feature a member of Elgin’s Sustainability Commission and/or its workgroups, who help recommend policies to city council and educate the community on all things sustainability. 

(9 episode series: February - April 2020)

Stay tuned for more series!