New DH calendar
Article updated: 5/9/2013 6:31 PM

Arlington Heights live streaming village meetings

  • Article
text size: AAA

Arlington Heights residents can now access more information about the issues before the village board -- and then watch trustees deal with them live -- wherever an Internet connection is available.

The village this month launched its new online initiative putting full village board agendas and packets on the Arlington Heights website, and offering live streaming and on-demand videos of all board meetings.

Advertisement

The initiative, approved by the board in January 2012, includes spending $12,000 annually for digital board packets and $2,500 this year for video equipment to help live stream meetings.

The move should free up staffers who previously spent hours each week preparing packets that were several hundred pages for village trustees, staff and media.

Residents can access the board packets, minutes and videos at http://www.vah.com/government/boardagendas_minutes_videos/

Comments ()
We are now using Facebook comments to offer a more inclusive, social and constructive discussion. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.

This article filed under

Latest Video

MostViewed

Today
Yesterday
Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad

    MarketsReport

    DHExtras

       
    • Newspaper next section - Newspaper next section Report card checker - report card checker
    • Dh innovation award 2 - Dh innovation award 2 Zillow /real estate page
    • Discuss refer On Guard series
    • Newspaper archives -- Monday or anyday Mike North

    FacebookActivity

    BusinessDirectory

    Connect with a business or service in your area fast. First select a town, then enter a search term or choose one of the listed popular searches:

    Don't see your town listed? Visit our full directory to begin your search.