The town’s Department of Planning and Community Development has put the finishing touches on what’s known as the Arlington Heights Action Plan.

It’s designed to give Arlington Heights the chance to jump-start its economy, which has been on some shaky ground since the 2008 crash.

ACMi’s Jeff Barnd says what began as a grassroots effort by residents may soon become reality. And the good news is we may have found a new occupant for the Balich 5 & 10 building on Mass Ave.