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Posted on: February 2, 2023

The Parks & Recreation Department invites you to their second Master Plan Public Meeting

Parks Master Plan Meeting 2(1)

Join the Parks and Recreation Department for their second public meeting on Wednesday, February 15, from 6-8 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Edward Shock Centre of Elgin - Heritage Ballroom. During this meeting, staff will present findings and gather...
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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Elgin releases two mobile applications for residents to interact with City and Police Department

New City of Elgin Mobile Apps

The new City of Elgin app replaces the previous "Elgin 311 app" and is a mobile version of the City’s new online portal ( New app features:

  • "Elgin Today," which gives users th...
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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Lead Service Line Inventory Map

Lead Service Line Dashboard

Available in both English and Spanish, the City has launched a interactive-online dashboard to help educate the community about lead service lines. In addition to the resources already available on Elgin's website at, this dashboa...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

2023 Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grant Applications Available

2023 Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grants - applications due March 31, 2023

Applications for the 2023 Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grant Program are now available to be downloaded from the City’s website at The deadline for submission of applications and supporting documentation ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2023

Nominations sought for annual Mayor’s Awards for Preservation

Mayors Awards for Preservation

The Elgin Heritage Commission is seeking nominations for the 2023 Mayor’s Awards for Historic Preservation. Applications are available on the City’s website at Nominations are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Fe...

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