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The latest news (Recycling, events, programs)

Sustainability Planning (Programs and projects)

We are creating a new Sustainability Plan in 2019! Residents and businesses located in the Village are invited to share their thoughts on sustainability. Surveys will be open July 1 through July 14, 2019:

Take the resident survey!

Take the business survey!

Green Business Recognition Program

Sustainability Commission (Activities)

Active Participation in Local Organizations


Hoffman Estates participates in sustainable programs with the following organizations:


Village Environmental Awards

  • Illinois Sustainability Award, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) - 2018
  • Illinois Governor's Sustainability Award Honorable Mention, ISTC- 2014
  • Excellence in Energy Code Compliance Award, International Code Council - 2012
  • Illinois Sierra Club's Cool Cities Achievements Award - 2012
  • Illinois Governor's Sustainability Award, ISTC - 2011
  • Platinum Level Community Status, Clean Air Counts - 2011
  • Gold Level Community Status, Clean Air Counts - 2010
  • Irwin A. Bock Award for Excellence in Public Administration - Environmental Stewardship, North West Municipal Conference - 2010