About Prospect Heights
The City of Prospect Heights provides residents with a country-like vibe amidst its busy streets.
Prospect Heights boasts single-family homes set on half-acre lots and an increasing number of businesses and centers of economic development. The suburb continues to evolve and grow, as does its commitment to serving the residents and businesses within its borders.
The community hosts events such as the Taste of the Town, which brings together restaurants from Prospect Heights, Wheeling’s famed Restaurant Row, and various neighboring communities. In addition to the many eateries that participate in the event, residents are treated to live music, interactive games, and raffle prizes.
Professional and recreational pilots take to Chicago Executive Airport, which is jointly owned by the City of Prospect Heights and the Village of Wheeling, and offers free first plane rides for children between the ages of 8 and 17.
Prospect Heights residents have access to Pace buses and two Metra lines, which offer easy transportation to downtown Chicago.