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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Elgin is a city of choice

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Established in 1854, the city of Elgin, Illinois is a historic, culturally and economically diverse, rapidly-growing community located 35 miles from the city of Chicago in Kane and Cook counties. Over 112,000 people are proud to call Elgin their home beca...

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Elgin provides opportunities

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Elgin has exceptional transportation access to all points throughout the Chicago metropolitan area. Elgin is connected to O’Hare International Airport, Midway Airport, the city of Chicago and all western suburbs via the Interstate-90 and the Elgin-O’Hare ...

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Explore Elgin's variety of entertainment and recreational offerings

Play in Elgin

Elgin offers world-class arts and entertainment options for all ages as well as the nationally acclaimed Gail Borden Public Library that draws more than one million visitors to downtown Elgin each year. The Grand Victoria Casino, vibrant art galleries and...

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Posted on: July 5, 2020

Brit Beat Scheduled for October 2020 Postponed to 2021

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If you have tickets for the 2020 concert a Box Office Representative will contact you. 2021 date and tickets TBA soon!

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Elgin to Host Little Park of Horrors Event at Wing Park

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The City of Elgin will host the first ever Little Park of Horrors from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., October 22 through November 1, at the historic Wing Park, located at 1010 Wing Street in Elgin. Little Park of Horrors is a ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

2020 Halloween Considerations

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines classifying trick-or-treating a high-risk activity during the coronavirus pandemic. The City of Elgin is...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Elgin Announces 2020 Fall Leaf Collection Programs

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Free bagged leaf collection begins October 1 and the City's on-street collection program in designated areas will begin on Monday, October 26. These programs help residents remove seasonal yard waste, as well as lessen the potential for ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Elgin Announces 2021 Municipal Election Information

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Elgin City Council to Have Four Councilmember Seats for a Four Year Term Open in the 2021 Election

Petitions for candidacy for the 2021 Elgin municipal election are available in the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall, Room 202, located at 150 Dexte...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Register Now for Kids Club!

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The City of Elgin Parks and Recreation Department is launching a new program, Kids Club, to assist families during the upcoming school year. The Kids Club program provides a safe environment for supervised learning, fun and growth. Participating children ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Elgin Insight - Check out what we've been up to!

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Elgin Insight highlight the organization’s work in executing the City of Elgin’s 2018-2022 Strategic Principles and Priorities. The newsletter shares updates related to the City’s core values and defined goals, recognizes the...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Elgin to Host Little Park of Horrors Event at Wing Park

image of road surrounded by tress in the dark

The City of Elgin will host the first ever Little Park of Horrors from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., October 22 through November 1, at the historic Wing Park, located at 1010 Wing Street in Elgin. Little Park of Horrors is a socially d...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

2020 Halloween Considerations

image of pumpkin on steps with mask

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines classifying trick-or-treating a high-risk activity during the coronavirus pandemic. The City of Elgin is not encou...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

STEM is coming to The Centre!

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Join us in the Edward Schock Centre’s Preschool Wing for an exciting new STEM program! STEM, STORIES & SO MUCH MORE will combine learning and fun. Our little learners will enjoy a variety of books and hands on experiences that will ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Register Now for Kids Club!

Kids Club Logo

The City of Elgin Parks and Recreation Department is launching a new program, Kids Club, to assist families during the upcoming school year. The Kids Club program provides a safe environment for supervised learning, fun and growth. Participating children ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

2020 Halloween Considerations

image of pumpkin on steps with mask

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines classifying trick-or-treating a high-risk activity during the coronavirus pandemic. The City of Elgin is not encou...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Elgin to Host Little Park of Horrors Event at Wing Park

image of road surrounded by tress in the dark

The City of Elgin will host the first ever Little Park of Horrors from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., October 22 through November 1, at the historic Wing Park, located at 1010 Wing Street in Elgin. Little Park of Horrors is a socially d...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

2020 Halloween Considerations

image of pumpkin on steps with mask

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines classifying trick-or-treating a high-risk activity during the coronavirus pandemic. The City of Elgin is not encou...

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Additional Info... Special Events & Cultural Arts

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