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Lake in the Hills Parks & Recreation Department is your trusted resource providing recreational opportunities, facilities, parks and open spaces for safe affordable fun! The Green Alliance protects and improves the environment as a valuable asset for the people of Lake in the Hills. It is committed to working with community groups, businesses and neighbors to implement sustainable practices and projects to benefit the place we live and work, and to act as a resource to promote environmental projects that benefit the community socially and economically The mission of the Lake in the Hills Community Development Department is to guide land development through a comprehensive planning process and administer the Village's ordinances and policies in a fair, efficient and professional manner in order to promote and safeguard the health, safety and welfare of our citizens.
Since 1952, residents and businesses alike have come to Lake in the Hills because of its high quality of life and numerous amenities. The Village offers exceptional services through our highly efficient Police Department, Public Works Department, Community Development Department, Fire Protection Districts, municipal water service, Sanitary District and refuse and recycling services. In addition, the Village Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of parks and programs designed for families and individuals throughout the year.
Lake in the Hills is also home to numerous businesses and services to meet any need. With a number of new businesses locating to Lake in the Hills each year, residents and visitors can expect a greater variety to choose from now and in the years to come.
Lake in the Hills has lakes, with Woods Creek Lake being the largest with two swimming areas - Indian Trail Beach and Butch Hagele Beach. Goose Lake, Willow Lake and Lake Scott are all shallow lakes. Goose Lake is utilized mainly for fishing while Willow Lake and Lake Scott are wildlife ponds.