Councilman Paul Hinterlong
City Council Term: 2015-2019

City Council - Paul 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 25 years

Community Experience

  • Naperville Advisory Commission on Disabilities
  • Naperville Special Events Committee
  • Naperville Healing Fields Board Member 2012
  • 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
  • Citizens Appreciate Public Safety (CAPS)
  • Chairman of the Tragedy to Triumph Memorial Committee
  • Community Alliance for Prevention board member
  • NaperBridge board member
  • Crime Stoppers board member
  • Working toward creation of a senior commission in the City
  • Graduate of the Naperville Citizens Fire Academy


  • Single sixth generation Napervillian


  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Softball
  • Running
  • Biking

"Fun Fact"

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