When and where can I be fingerprinted?
Fingerprinting is done on Wednesdays from 2PM to 6PM and Saturdays from 8AM to 10AM by appointment only. The fee is $15.00 for residents and $20.00 for non-residents. Currently fingerprinting services are only provided to Highland Park residents, employees of Highland Park businesses and employees of school District 112 & 113.
If want to have a block party, what do we need to do?
Residents are required by Highland Park Code (118.636 and 118.637) to obtain a block party permit from the Police Department. Applications are required to be submitted to the Chief of Police no less than 30 days prior to the date of the block party.
Are there any requirements for commercial filming?
Highland Park City Code requires a permit for any commercial filming within city limits. Applications must be filed at the Police Department no later than 5 business days prior to the start of filming. There is a non-refundable fee of $50 ($200 for a major film). Commercial filming hours are limited to 7AM to 7PM Monday through Friday and 9AM to 5PM on Saturday. Variations outside these established time frames require approval by the City Manager and possibly City Council. The City may also require three weeks advance notice for this type of request.
To view the City Code regarding commercial filming, please click here.
Application forms can be downloaded by clicking here. Applications must be filed at the Police Department no later than 5 business days prior to the filming dates. There is a non-refundable fee of $50 ($200 for a major film). Commercial filming is limited to 7AM and 7PM Monday-Friday and 9AM to 5PM on Saturday. Variations outside these established time frames requires City Council approval.
To find and fill out a commercial filming application, please click the link below. Chapter 99 of the City Code discusses commercial filming. City Code can be found here.