ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Looking to address issues and concerns of area residents by expanding opportunities for conversation, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is announcing new virtual office hours scheduled to begin later this month.

“While my constituent service office is open, I recognize that a lot of folks may be uncomfortable traveling to the office in-person,” Walker said. “These new virtual office hours are aimed at giving residents another forum to connect with me and have any issues they may have handled.”

Arlington Heights and Prospect Heights residents will be the focus of virtual office hours scheduled on the third Wednesday of each month, starting Wednesday, Aug. 19. Held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., interested residents can reserve a timeslot by contacting Walker’s office at or by calling 847-749-1137.

Virtual office hours focused on the community of Mount Prospect will be held on the third Thursday of each month, starting Thursday, Aug. 20. Arranged in conjunction with the Mount Prospect Public Library (MPPL), each session will also last between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Residents may sign up for a half hour timeslot, and will need to pre-register with the MPPL to receive the meeting information by visiting

“These virtual office hours are designed to allow for longer, more in-depth conversations,” Walker said. “Even if you are unable to join, please feel free to contact my office at any time and we will do our best to work through any issues you may have.”

Walker’s office can be contacted Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at 847-749-1137 or at

Rep. Mark WalkerRep. Mark Walker

(D-Arlington Heights)
53rd District
Springfield Office:
278-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-3739
District Office:
120 W. Eastman St.
Suite 207
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 749-1137