Councilman Paul Hinterlong
City Council Term: 2009-2013

Councilman HinterlongEarly Life

  • Born and raised in Naperville


  • Naperville North Class of 1983
  • Attended College of DuPage
  • United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters Apprenticeship

Work Experience

  • Licensed plumber for 23 years

Community Experience

  • Naperville City Council, 2 years
  • Naperville Plan Commission
  • Westside Homeowners Association President
  • Community First founding and board member
  • Naperville Comprehensive Transportation Plan work group
  • Washington Street Corridor Study stakeholder group
  • Downtown DuPage River Trail stakeholder group
  • Centennial Park Skate Park Facility citizen committee
  • Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation Director
  • Centennial Beach 75th & Naperville Park District 40th Anniversary Aquathon Committee
  • Naperville’s 175th Birthday Heritage Committee
  • Electric Light Parade Co-chair
  • Naperville’s 175th Birthday Unity Committee area captain
  • Naperville North High School class of 1983 reunion committee


  • Single sixth generation Napervillian


  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Softball
  • Garage sales and flea markets
  • Digging up Naperville’s past

"Fun Fact"

  • More people know me as “onion” than my real name