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Arlington Heights Gets Grant to Help Fund Construction of Rain Garden, Permeable Pavers to Prevent Flooding Near New Police Station

40 The Village of Arlington Heights recently learned that it successfully received a $358,000 grant to assist paying for a rain garden and permeable pavers on village property northwest of the village complex that is […]

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The Hazmat and Fire Response to Ethanol in Hypothetical Rail Disaster Near Arlington Heights Municipal Campus

41 A train derailment and railcar fire on a rural railroad, such as the accident that occurred on Union Pacific railroad tracks near Graettinger, Iowa at 1:00 a.m. this morning, is relatively risk free compared […]

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Arlington Heights Temporary Police Station Far Northwest: If True, Adequate Coverage During Construction Period Questionable

39 One North Arlington; One Big Mistake for Temporary Police Station Unofficial sources off the record have released the possible location of the temporary police station for Arlington Heights while a new police station is […]

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Village of Arlington Heights Settles for New $28 Million “Handsome” Police Station in Tight Space on Municipal Campus

71 Plans for a new $27.9 million Arlington Heights police station were approved unanimously Monday night by the Arlington Heights Village Board, with construction expected to begin on the two-level, 70,500-square-foot building just 100 feet […]

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

52 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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Arlington Heights Police Station Feasibility Study Approved on Current Site with Development of Off-Campus Existing Facilities

26 The village board on Tuesday discussed the final recommendations from FGM Architects, a firm that has been conducting a study for nearly a year on the topic. FGM recommended a new 70,500-square-foot police station […]