As 2013 approaches, millions of Americans will make New Year's resolutions to improve their lives - what could we do right here in Palatine to make it an even better place to live?
Many residents have suggested there are too many bars in downtown Palatine, that vacant spaces need to be filled with businesses that may not currently exist, and that areas of the village need to have a stronger law enforcement presence due to crime.
What is on your Palatine wish list? What is one thing you would improve in 2013 that you think would improve our town?
Tell us in the comment section below or become a Local Voice, and talk about why you love living here, or what would make you love it even more!