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Village President


Village President

Linda Jackson


630.909.5302
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Summary:
Elected as Village President: 2001, 2005, 2009, 2013, 2017
Appointed Acting Mayor: September 1999 – September 2000
Elected as Trustee: 1991, 1995, 1999
Years as a resident: 41

Committees/Commissions served:
Special Events Committee • Charity Golf Classic Committee • Historical Committee • Parks and Recreation Committee • Christmas Sharing Committee • Golf Course Committee • Government Agency Partnership (GAP) • Glendale Heights CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition • Youth Commission (Founding Member) • Senior Center Advisory Council • Founders’ Day Committee

Member of:
DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference • Metropolitan Mayors Caucus • U.S. Conference of Mayors • Glendale Heights Jr. Woman’s Club • Glendale Heights VFW Post 2377 • Ladies Auxiliary • Glendale Heights Chamber of Commerce • Neighborhood Watch • CERT Member • Citizen’s Police Academy Graduate

Recipient of:
Illinois Woman of Achievement Award • Outstanding Patriotism Award from the State of Illinois VFW • DuPage County Historical Society Recognition Award

Letter from the Village President

On behalf of the entire Village Board, thank you for visiting the official website of the Village of Glendale Heights, Illinois. This website is a valuable communication link between our residents, the Village Board and staff. As a resident of Glendale Heights for over 41 years, I have seen the growth of our community, which includes the advancements of communication and the Village website. Our website offers an array of vital information of important updates from our Police Department and upcoming programs and events. There is also information on vehicle stickers, parking restrictions during snowfall or during street sweeping season, career opportunities, businesses, green initiatives in Glendale Heights, tax information and much more! If you have a question that you cannot find on our website, please simply click "contact us" at the top of the page and one of our qualified staff will be able to respond to you as soon as possible or give us a call at 630.260.6000.

The Village of Glendale Heights offers an array of amenities including the Glendale Heights Sports Hub, Glendale Lakes Golf Club, Center for Senior Citizens, GH2O Aquatic Center with FlowRider Surfing Simulator and much more! We are also home to the Glendale Heights Fest, which features one of the best fireworks displays in DuPage County, along with Glendale Heights Oktoberfest featuring authentic German food and drink. We host numerous community and neighborhood events including neighborhood park parties where you can meet your local trustee, the Show & Shine Car Show, and programs for all ages ranging from young children to senior citizens!

The Village of Glendale Heights is a community full of growth, culture, families and more. We work hard as a community to provide residents, businesses and visitors a welcoming place to be. The Village Board and I are always open to hearing from you. I want to invite you to join us for our monthly Coffee with the Mayor and Village Board on the first Saturday of each month at the Center for Senior Citizens so we may hear your comments, suggestions and questions to help make Glendale Heights a better community. Please follow us on all major social media channels @VOGHNews or read our latest Village Newsletter featuring events, programs and newsworthy items for the upcoming months. Please review our yearly State of the Village Address, which highlights our many important accomplishments for the past year and outlines our upcoming goals for the years ahead. Welcome to the Village of Glendale Heights where we continue to be "A Proud and Progressive Village for All People"! We look forward to seeing you at our many community events throughout the year!