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Special Use for Mariano’s Gas Station Denied at Grandt’s Shell Property at Belmont Ave and Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights

1,198 Arlington Heights Rejects Allowing a Gas Station Where a Gas Station Already Exists, Claiming Traffic Concerns All Village of Arlington Heights board members, including Mayor Hayes, voted to deny the special use for a […]

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No Recreational Marijuana Sales in Arlington Heights; Board Votes to Work on Ordinance Prohibiting All Types of Adult-Use Cannabis Businesses

1,434 YES Means NO Marijuana Sales in Arlington Heights; But It’s Not Yet Time For Opt-Out Proponents To Celebrate The majority of people who addressed the Village Board in the “blue card” session Monday night […]

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Arlington Heights Village Board Considers Ordinances to Ban or Regulate Retail Marijuana Dispensaries Prior to Legal Marijuana in Illinois Effective January 1, 2020

818 Tonight, the Village of Arlington Heights board will be considering ordinance drafts that could completely ban or limit marijuana sales within village limits. If the “complete ban” (Draft Ordinance A) does not move forward, […]

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Robin P. LaBedz, John Scaletta, Thomas F. Schwingbeck Jr., and Mary Beth Canty Win Trustee Position for Arlington Heights

131 With five candidates running for four open trustee positions on the Village Board of Arlington Heights, the winners Tuesday night are Robin P. LaBedz, John Scaletta, Thomas F. Schwingbeck Jr., and Mary Beth Canty. […]

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New Construction

New Cell Tower Planned at Cross and Crown Lutheran Church, Only 4,000 Feet Away from Cell Antennas Attached to Existing ComEd Tower Near Chestnut Ave, Arlington Heights

224 A plan to erect a 75-foot antenna tower just northeast of the Rand Road and Hintz Road intersection in Arlington Heights — needed to improve improve cellphone coverage where Verizon Wireless says a “dead-zone” […]

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Crime Prevention

Village of Arlington Heights Board Sends Letter on Gun Control to Governor Rauner — Encourages Legislation

41 In response to the mass shooting at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Florida, the Arlington Heights Village Board sent a letter on February 27, 2018 to Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner and the […]

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Are New Arlington Heights Police Station Planning Standards Held to the Same Scrutiny as Mom & Pop Businesses?

49 If you’ve lived in Arlington Heights very long, and if you’ve ever attended a Village Board meeting or watched one on local cable TV, you’ve noticed that Arlington Heights building codes and planning requirements […]

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Police Families Always Want Their Police Officers to Be Safeguarded; Forget the Temporary Fort for Arlington Heights

40 The Village of Arlington Heights Board of Trustees has decided that the police department needs a new police station, listing the following shortcomings of the existing facility that will be resolved by constructing a […]

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Statement from Mayor Tom Hayes to the People of Arlington Heights Regarding Facebook-Generated Controversy

136 Traditionally, local politics and reputable local government in Arlington Heights has been remarkably non-partisan, but this week turned a little ugly — possibly fueled by the national political climate, and the hazards of social […]