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

39 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

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

24 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 […]