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Township Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Saturday, 8:30 AM to noon
Palatine Township Center
721 S. Quentin Road
Palatine, IL 60067

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Do you know a Township family struggling with finances this year?

Become a Christmas Elf and nominate them for

Palatine Township's ADOPT A FAMILY!  

Please share with your Township friends! 


1. Families should be having some financial difficulty and would benefit from the Christmas Adopt A Family.
2. Self-nominations are not allowed
3. Adopt A Family participants are not eligible to nominate.
4. Nominations are not a guarantee of participation.
5. All participants are eligible for a maximum of two times lifetime.
6. Participant must not be a recipient of a similar community program of another agency.
7. Participant must live in Palatine Township.
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The Township of Palatine is located in northwest Cook County within the Chicago area.  While Palatine Township is the same geographic size as most townships in Illinois, 36 square miles, it is among the most heavily populated with 113,000 residents.

We are proud to share our geographic area with all or part of Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Inverness, Arlington Heights, Hoffman Estates, Barrington, South Barrington and Schaumburg.  Our borders are:  East - Wilke Road; West - Huntington Road; North - Lake Cook Road; South - Central Road.

The people of Palatine Township enjoy the opportunity to choose from suburban bedroom communities and areas, rural sections and urbanized "downtown" areas.


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