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2014 Village Citizen Survey Reveals Quality of Life in Winnetka is High

January 09, 2015

The results of last summer’s first citizen survey have been tabulated by the Village’s survey partner, National Research Center, Inc. (NRC). Surveys were mailed to every Winnetka household, and the Village achieved a 45% response rate. The results emphasize that Winnetka residents enjoy a high quality of life. More than 9 in 10 respondents rated Winnetka as an excellent or good place to live and raise children.

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Two Residential Burglaries Reported Monday, January 19

January 20, 2015

The Winnetka Police Department is investigating two residential burglaries that occurred on Monday, January 19, during the late afternoon hours. Both incidents occurred on the west side of the Village; entry was forced through first floor doors. Items taken included jewelry and cash. Fortunately, one of the homes was equipped with an alarm system that was activated and the amount of property loss was limited due to the immediate police response.

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Winter Parking Restrictions

December 31, 2014

A “Snow Emergency” is declared by the Village when two or more inches of snow fall within a 24-hour period. Parking on residential streets is prohibited until the street is cleared of snow. Temporary signs will posted in the business districts before enforcement activity, but no signs will be placed in residential areas.​

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Events

02/02/2015 07:30 PM

Landmark Preservation Commission Meeting

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Time:07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Landmark Preservation Commission holds its regular meetings on the 1st Monday of each month. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers on the 2nd floor of Village Hall.
 
(07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)

02/03/2015 07:00 PM

Village Council Regular Meeting

Event's details

Time:07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Winnetka Village Council holds its Regular Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month. Meetings are held in Council Chambers on the second floor of Village Hall.
 
(07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)

02/09/2015 07:30 PM

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

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CANCELLED

Time:07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Zoning Board of Appeals holds its regular meetings on the 2nd Monday of each month. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor of Village Hall.
 
(07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
CANCELLED 

02/10/2015 07:00 PM

Village Council Study Session

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Time:07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Winnetka Village Council holds its Study Session meetings on the 2nd Tuesday each month. Meetings are held in Council Chambers on the second floor of Village Hall.
 
(07:00 PM - 10:00 PM)

02/11/2015 03:00 PM

Firefighters Pension Fund Board Meeting

Event's details

Time:03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Winnetka Fire Department, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Firefighters Pension Fund Board holds its regular meetings on the 2nd Wednesday of February, May, September, & November. Meetings are held in the Winnetka Fire Department.
 
(03:00 PM - 05:00 PM)

02/11/2015 07:30 PM

Environmental & Forestry Commission Meeting

Event's details

Time:07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Environmental & Forestry Commission holds its regular meetings on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers on the 2nd floor of Village Hall.
 
(07:30 PM - 09:30 PM)

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Village of WinnetkaWe Welcome You. Winnetka has retained the natural beauty that brought early settlers to the area. Picturesquely situated on the shore of Lake Michigan, just 16 miles north of Chicago, the Village is made up of tranquil tree-shaded streets and family-oriented neighborhoods as well as three quaint in-town business districts that are home to a variety of shops and businesses.

The Village’s vision statement describes Winnetka as "...a village in a natural setting committed to its tradition of residential neighborhoods, citizen involvement, local shops and educational excellence...". Whether you are a resident or guest, we welcome you to take part in all of the things that make our village so great.

510 Green Bay Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
   847-501-6000

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