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The latest news (Recycling, events, programs)

Sustainability Planning (Programs and projects)

We are creating a new Sustainability Plan in 2019! We are grateful for the input of our residents and businesses who participated in our Sustainability 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