The Village of Algonquin, IL

Welcome to the website for the Village of Algonquin!

Take Advantage of Online Village Services

The Village encourages residents and visitors to take advantage of the many Village services that may be conducted online or by phone, including the following:

Building & Community Development

  • Submit permits online.
  • Schedule inspections online or by phone at 847-658-2700.
  • Search zoning and other property information online.
  • Call ahead for other services at 847-658-2700.


Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Records Requests

Garbage and Recycling

  • View information online or call 800-244-1977 for Groot customer service.


  • Pay municipal citations and parking tickets online.
  • Pay traffic citations (Illinois Citation and Complaint) to McHenry County online.
  • Request overnight street parking permission online.
  • Request house watch online.
  • Access vehicle crash reports online.
  • For non-emergency situations, call 847-658-4531. For emergencies, call 9-1-1.

Public Works

  • Report an issue (pothole, out streetlight, leaking hydrant) online.
  • Learn about construction projects online.
  • Call ahead for other services at 847-658-2700.

Recreation Programs and Events 

Based on the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 and recommendations from local, state, and federal health partners, the Village of Algonquin is temporarily suspending all recreation programs and events beginning Wednesday, March 18, after the upcoming General Primary Election. 

All recreation activities, facility rentals, and events are cancelled until further notice.  Closures and cancellations will be reassessed on a daily-basis and communicated to the public. Program participants and rental parties who have already registered for programs and facility space will be contacted directly to arrange for refunds.