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National Night Out Community Celebration

July 18, 2019

Cancelled: July 22 COTW/ City Council Meetings

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July 11, 2019

Fire Hydrant Painting

June 17, 2019

City Hall Flies Rainbow Flag to Stand with LGBTQ+ Community

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June 11, 2019

Mosquito Management and Spraying

June 04, 2019

Historic District Signs Unveiled

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June 04, 2019

Neighborhood Meeting - June 12

June 03, 2019

Capture the Heart of Highland Park  Photo Contest

May 29, 2019

Architecture Story Map Available 

May 29, 2019

Central Avenue Repaving Project Begins Today

May 21, 2019

Lake County Sets New Flood Stage Record in 2018

May 20, 2019

Army Corps of Engineers Presents Findings from Preliminary Flood Mitigation Study

May 15, 2019

Memorial Day Observance

May 15, 2019

City Approves Backyard Chicken Keeping Ordinance

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May 10, 2019

HP Award Recipients Announced

May 07, 2019

HP150 Apparel Now On Sale

March 04, 2019

LRS Spring Clean-Up Dates Announced

April 30, 2019

LRS Customer Service Survey Available

April 30, 2019

Senior Center Newsletter Available

April 30, 2019

Sign up for Smart911

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April 26, 2019

Arbor Day Event Moved Indoors

Deerfield Road
April 16, 2019

City Focuses on Infrastructure Investment

April 16, 2019

HP150 Bus and Walking Tours

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April 16, 2019

Volunteers Wanted for 2019 Bike-Ped Count

April 08, 2019

Arbor Day Celebration

Dana Lawrence Gillis (14)
April 08, 2019

2019 Tree Preservation Ordinance Survey

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April 08, 2019

City of Highland Park Celebrates Historic Homes

May 02, 2019

Many Exciting Events Planned for Spring and Summer in Highland Park

March 25, 2019

Annual Highland Park Neighborhood Meeting Schedule Now Available

March 13, 2019

Voter Information

March 15, 2019

St. Patrick's Day Safety Reminders

February 18, 2019

Seeking Nominations for City of Highland Park Awards


Door-to-door Solicitor Information

March 08, 2019

Centennial Time Capsule Opening

March 04, 2019

Highland Park Centennial Celebration Time Capsule To Be Opened At City Hall

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March 06, 2019

2019 Coffee with a Cop

Beech Bridge Detour
March 05, 2019

Beech Street Bridge Closure


Park Avenue Railroad Crossing Intermittent Closures for Emergency Repair

February 26, 2019

City Commissions Public Art Sculpture to Celebrate Highland Park's  150th Anniversary

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February 18, 2019

Public Sale of Firehouse Youth Center Contents

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February 18, 2019

Massage Establishment Licensing Information

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February 13, 2019

City Celebrates 150 Years of Great Architecture with Historic Tours

February 06, 2019

Celebrations Underway for 150th Anniversary

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February 05, 2019

Ice Storm Warning Issued

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February 04, 2019

Highland Park Composts

February 01, 2019

Private Activity Bond Volume Cap

January 31, 2019

Recycling Suspended For Week

January 30, 2019

Overnight Parking Available

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January 29, 2019

Wind Chill Warning in Effect

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January 29, 2019

Refuse and Recycling Delayed

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January 24, 2019

Wind Chill Advisory

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January 27, 2019

Winter Storm Warning in Effect/ Excessive Cold

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January 29, 2019

Refuse and Recycling Delayed

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January 22, 2019

City Partners with Visit Lake County to Encourage Tourism

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January 18, 2019

Winter Storm Warning

January 15, 2019

Martin Luther King Day of Service


Salting Operations Ongoing

January 11, 2019

Highland Park Community Early Learning Center Considering Relocation to a Portion of West Ridge Park

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January 09, 2019

Highlands Neighborhood Meeting
January 02, 2019

Christmas Tree Recycling or Disposal

December 21, 2018

Year in Review by Mayor Rotering

Jogmen Approved
December 21, 2018

Holiday Safety Message from Police Chief Jogmen

Police Department Lip Sync
December 12, 2018

Highland Park Police Department Shares Supportive Lip Sync Video

December 12, 2018

Grant Agreement Approved with Highland Park Community Foundation

December 04, 2018

Year-Round Composting Now Available

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December 07, 2018

North Avenue, Summit Avenue, & Marl Oak Drive - Updated Construction Project Overview and Q&A

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December 03, 2018

North Avenue, Summit Avenue & Marl Oak Drive - Updated Construction Project Overview and Q&A

November 30, 2018

Snow Shoveling Available

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November 30, 2018

North Avenue Construction Project Overview and Q&A

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November 28, 2018

2019 Budget Approved

Well Being Check
November 27, 2018

Well-Being Checks, ComEd Restoration Update, and Warming Center Information

November 27, 2018

Update Regarding ComEd Outages and Warming Centers

November 27, 2018

Winter Storm Update and Information Regarding ComEd and Warming Centers

November 26, 2018

Call to Action - Check on your Neighbors; Residents Without Power Encouraged to Seek Alternative Accommodations

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November 26, 2018

November 27 Update Regarding ComEd Outages and Warming Centers

November 25, 2018

Garbage Pickup Delayed by One Day the Week of November 26

November 20, 2018

Holiday Shopping Parking Restrictions Lifted

November 19, 2018

City Admin Offices Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving/ Garbage and Recycling Pickup Affected

November 19, 2018

Recycling Center Closed 11/20 for Work

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November 15, 2018

Highland Park Extends Parking Hours for Holiday Shopping and Dining

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November 15, 2018

HP Light Up the Night

November 15, 2018

City Council and Park District Board  Finalize Highland Park Country Club Agreements

November 08, 2018

Up To Two Inches of Snow Could Impact Morning Commute

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November 07, 2018

Administrative Offices Closed November 12, 2018, in observance of Veterans Day

Smart 911
November 05, 2018

Smart 911 Roll Out

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November 05, 2018

Highland Park Police Announce Halloween Click It or Ticket Campaign Results

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November 05, 2018

Highland Park Police Department Participates in No-Shave November

Police Star 2018
November 05, 2018

Search for Missing Swimmer Continues along Lake Michigan Shore

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November 04, 2018

Swimmer Swept Away By Dangerous Conditions in Lake Michigan near Highland Park

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November 02, 2018

Man Charged for Threatening Phone Calls to Highland Park Synagogue

October 16, 2018

Photo Contest Winners Selected

October 16, 2018

Flood Mitigation Study Update

October 16, 2018

Community Vibrancy Commissions to be Restructured

October 16, 2018

2018 Mayor's Award for the Arts

October 16, 2018

Historic Preservation Award Nominations Available

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October 08, 2018

Call For Artists: City Seeking Proposals for Outdoor Sculpture to Celebrate City's 150th Anniversary

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October 01, 2018

Keeping our Community Safe: School Safety Preparedness

September 20, 2018

Women In Construction

September 05, 2018

Union Pacific Railroad Work Rescheduled

September 03, 2018

Street Closure Information

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September 03, 2018

Flood Mitigation Efforts With The Army Corps Of Engineers

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August 30, 2018

Labor Day

August 29, 2018

2019 Budget Questions and Answers

August 29, 2018

Union Pacific Scheduled Proactive Maintenance

Police Star 2018
August 28, 2018

Missing Kayaker Located

August 20, 2018

HP Career Exploration Program Provides Unique Opportunity for Students & Businesses

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August 15, 2018

Capture the Heart of Highland Park Photo Contest

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August 08, 2018

2018 Port Clinton Art Festival / Taste of Highland Park

August 01, 2018

2018 Mayor's Beautification Award

July 25, 2018

2018 Mid-Year Financial Review

Combo sidewalk sale
July 23, 2018

Sidewalk Sale Days and Kids Rigs & Heroes

July 17, 2018

City Continues Regional Stormwater Management Efforts

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July 16, 2018

First National Night Out Community Celebration

July 10, 2018

2nd Quarter Update – Major Projects

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July 10, 2018

Annual Water Testing of City-Owned Buildings

Mayors Award for the Arts 2017
July 10, 2018

City Accepting Nominations for the Mayor's Award for the Arts

HP150 sponsorships
July 09, 2018

Sesquicentennial Celebration Sponsorship Opportunities

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July 05, 2018

Responding to Hunger

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July 05, 2018

2018 Constellation Senior Players Championship

July 03, 2018

West Nile virus in Lake County

July 02, 2018

Bike Fair 2018

July 02, 2018

Fourth of July 2018

June 29, 2018

Cooling Shelters Available

June 27, 2018

City Welcomes New Highland Park Connector Bus

North Shore Gas
June 26, 2018

North Shore Gas Installing Automated Meter Reading Devices

June 26, 2018

Fire Hydrant Flushing Underway

June 26, 2018

Road Flooding Information

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June 21, 2018

Old Deerfield Rd. Railroad Crossing Closed Today

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June 18, 2018

June 11, 2018 City Council Meeting Recap

Festival of Fine Arts
June 18, 2018

Festival of Fine Arts

Art.Culture.Service grants
June 11, 2018

Purchase of Service Grant Funds Available

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June 11, 2018

Ravinia Business District Streetscape Plan

June 11, 2018

Looking for HP Models!

Bike friendly designation
June 11, 2018

City Designated Bicycle Friendly Community

June 04, 2018

Junior Police Academy Applications Available

June 04, 2018

Reporting Potholes in Highland Park

Home repair
June 04, 2018

Safety and Property Maintenance Recommendations

May 28, 2018

City Code Change/ Involuntary Landmarking

May 28, 2018

Co-Existing with Wildlife

Car burglaries
May 21, 2018

Preventing Car Burglaries

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May 21, 2018

Memorial Day Ceremony 2018

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May 21, 2018

Heavy Rain/ Flooding

18 FEB 28 Accident Team
May 14, 2018

National Distracted Driving Campaign Produces Positive Results

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May 07, 2018

Disability-Focused Safety Program

May 07, 2018

LRS Customer Service Survey Available

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May 07, 2018

Supporting Drinking Water Week

Core Priorities Circles Draft4
May 01, 2018

City Work Plan Focuses on  Community Needs

April 30, 2018

Smoke-Free Illinois Act and Highland Park

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April 24, 2018

Sister Governments Work Together to Keep Community Safe

Ravinia Fire Station 2
April 23, 2018

City Plans for Future Public Facility Improvements

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April 16, 2018

PACE Public Meeting

April 11, 2018

Exciting Spring and Summer Events

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April 10, 2018

Police Department Adopts 'Shared Principles of Public Safety'

New Car Logo
April 02, 2018

Stay Alert and Report Suspicious Activity

Garage sale
April 01, 2018

Garage Sales Information

April 01, 2018

ComEd Powering the Arts Program

April 01, 2018

Flood Mitigation and How to Prepare Your Home

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March 27, 2018

Ravinia District Enhancements and Events Planned for Spring/Summer 2018

March 26, 2018

Spring Safety Reminders

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March 26, 2018

City of Highland Park Named Tree City USA for 38th Consecutive Year

March 26, 2018

2018 Citizen's Police Academy

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March 19, 2018

Focused on Infrastructure Investment

March 19, 2018

Metra to adjust UP North Line schedule

March 19, 2018

Arbor Day Celebration This Weekend

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March 14, 2018

Bicycle Friendly Community Survey

March 13, 2018

City Council Approves Preliminary Study for Flood Mitigation

City hall
March 07, 2018

Annual Highland Park Neighborhood Meeting  Schedule Now Available

Humanitarian Award Winner
March 06, 2018

City Seeking Nominations for the  2018 Robert Barnard Character Counts Awards and 2018 Humanitarian Award

February 26, 2018

Please Report Potholes

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February 26, 2018

Coffee with a Cop

February 26, 2018

Regional Study Needed to Provide  Long-term Flooding Solution

February 20, 2018

Flood Watch Remains in Effect

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October 30, 2017

Highland Park Kicks Off Holiday Season

October 17, 2017

City of Highland Park 5th Annual Business Summit Stresses the Importance of Customer Service

October 16, 2017

City and Park District Hold Joint Public Meeting

October 14, 2017

Flash Flood Alert  - All Roads Now Open

October 11, 2017

Homecoming Safety Reminder

October 10, 2017

City Receives Voice of the People Award

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October 10, 2017

City Work Plan Focuses on Community Needs

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October 03, 2017

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

STOMP Out Bullying
October 03, 2017

National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

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October 02, 2017

Pace Route 472 Detour Notice

September 26, 2017

Policy Change To Promote Downtown Occupancy

September 18, 2017

City and Park District Meeting

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September 18, 2017

City Promotes  Solar Energy Use

Lead Testing
September 18, 2017

City of Highland Park Annual Water Testing of City-Owned Buildings Final Results

2017 Photo Contest Winners
September 13, 2017

Capture the Heart of Highland Park Photo Contest Winners

September 11, 2017

City Supports Continuation of DACA

September 08, 2017

2017 Fire Accreditation Hearing for the Highland Park Fire Department

September 08, 2017

Star on the cover of a City newsletter, brochure, flyer or more!

September 07, 2017

City and Army Corps Discuss Regional Stormwater Management 

HP Theater
September 05, 2017

Contents of Highland Park Theater to be Preserved through Online Auction

September 01, 2017

City of Highland Park Annual Water Testing of City Owned Buildings Additional Results

August 31, 2017

Support Hurricane Harvey Victims

Lake County Storm
August 25, 2017

Floodplain Buyout Program

CBD Central
August 24, 2017

Consideration of Amendment to the Pedestrian Oriented Shopping Overlay (POSO) District Boundaries

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August 23, 2017

Water Testing of City-Owned Buildings Initial Results

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August 23, 2017

Increased Traffic 8/25 - 8/27

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August 14, 2017

2017 Vehicle Sticker and Dog License Renewal Available

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August 14, 2017

Last Call: Capture the Heart of Highland Park Photo Contest

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August 14, 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Safety Reminder

August 07, 2017

Fire Department Achieves  International Reaccreditation Status

Beautification Award
August 07, 2017

City Seeks Nominations for 2017 Mayor's Beautification Awards

August 07, 2017

Public Safety Alert: Prevent Vehicle Theft

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August 02, 2017

Mayor Rotering Calls Flood Mitigation Meeting

Sunset Police Car
August 01, 2017

Interim Police Chief Announced

July 28, 2017

Flood Recovery Assistance

July 27, 2017

Annual Water Testing of City-Owned Buildings

Sidewalk Sale
July 25, 2017

Highland Park Chamber of Commerce Sidewalk Sale

July 18, 2017

Complete  Flood Impact Form

July 17, 2017

City Council Considers Change to Involuntary Landmark Practices

City hall
July 17, 2017

Mayor's Letter to Officials Regarding the Flooding

July 17, 2017

City Authorizes Funds to Provide Emergency Assistance to Residents Affected by Storm

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July 14, 2017

Storm Recovery Efforts

July 13, 2017

Dispose of Items Damaged by the Flood

July 12, 2017

Storm Update

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July 11, 2017

City Receives Distinguished Budget Award

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July 10, 2017

Citizen Police Academy and Citizen Fire Academy Applications Available

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July 10, 2017

Capture the Heart of Highland Park Photo Contest

July 05, 2017

City of Highland Park Police Chief Paul Shafer To Retire Effective August 2, 2017

July 03, 2017

Mulberry Place Construction

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July 03, 2017

Mayor's Award for the Arts

June 29, 2017

4th of July Schedule

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June 28, 2017

City Manager Receives Award

June 26, 2017

Accepting Grant Applications for Arts and Human Services

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June 22, 2017

City Publishes EPA Climate Change Information

June 19, 2017

Internet Safety Month

June 06, 2017

Community Engagement Meetings

June 05, 2017

Committed to Climate Action

June 05, 2017

Mosquito Control in Highland Park

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May 30, 2017

City of Highland Park Launches Improved Website

May 30, 2017

Bike Fair, Resident Fair and How-To Fest

May 22, 2017

Renaissance Place Under New Ownership

May 22, 2017

Highland Park Fire Department Offers Free Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

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May 15, 2017

French Market, Food Truck Thursday and Ravinia Farmers Market

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May 15, 2017

Sheridan Road Sidewalk Open House

May 15, 2017

Highland Park Police Department "Promposal" for High School Students

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May 11, 2017

Help Prevent Car Burglary and Auto Theft

May 09, 2017

Highland Park City Council Members Sworn In

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May 01, 2017

2017 Major Projects Underway

Memorial Day

Memorial Day Traffic Enforcement


City of Highland Park and Highland Park Public Library Consider Expansion to Meet Community Need

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Applications Are Being Accepted for City of Highland Park Cultural Arts Commission Grants

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2017-2018 Capital Improvement Projects

HP Electronics Recycling Center

Electronic Recycling Center Open Throughout 2017

Food Truck Thursdays-REVISED

Three Distinct Weekly Events Coming To Highland Park


Karger Recreation Center Site For Sale


Memorial Day Observance


High Temperatures Predicted

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Junior Police Academy Applications Available

Beautification (1)

City Recognizes Local Businesses for Beautification and Dedication to the Community

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Public Safety Tips

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Highland Park Police Department Participates in No Shave November


Emergency Communication


Sexual Harassment Is Not Tolerated in Highland Park

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Snow Removal Information and FAQ's


USO Donation Drive

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Administrative Offices Closed for Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving Garbage Collection Schedule


City Council Approves 2018 Budget

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Clavey Road Open House

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Inclusion for all Coalition


Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Day of Action


City Council Approves Briergate Tax Increment Financing District


City Council and Park District of Highland Park Board Approve Highland Park Country Club MOU


Holiday Safety Message from Police Chief


Sharrows Striping and Signage


Net Neutrality


Warming Center Information

Mayor in flooding

Tax Credit for Victims of July 2017 Flood


Bicycle Rules of the Road

Tree Recycling

Holiday Tree Disposal

HPPD Badge

Police Arrest Individual and Charge with Attempted Murder and Aggravated Domestic Battery

Karger Center

City of Highland Park Identifies Buyer for Karger Recreation Center

Student Commissioners and Council

City Welcomes Class of 2019 Student Commissioners

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2018 City Work Plan Focuses on Core Priorities


Administrative Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day


MLK Day of Service 1/15 10AM-2PM

2017 Career Exploration Program

Highland Park Career Exploration Program

Jogmen Final

Highland Park Welcomes New Police Chief


State of the City

Humanitarian Award Winner - Copy

Character Counts Awards and Humanitarian Award

Sunset Police Car

Super Bowl Traffic Enforcement


Commuter Survey

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Private Activity Bond Volume Cap

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Winter Storm Warning