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Mosquito Control Scheduled Wednesday, August 24, Weather Permitting

August 23, 2016

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting targeted adult mosquito control operations in portions of Winnetka between 8:00 PM on Wednesday, August 24 and 2:00 AM Thursday, August 24 - weather permitting.


Holiday Refuse/Recycling Collection Schedule

August 22, 2016

Refuse & recycling collections for the Labor Day holiday (week of September 5th) will be changed slightly: regularly scheduled Monday collections will be on Tuesday; regularly scheduled Tuesday collections will be on Wednesday; regularly scheduled Thursday and Friday collections will be unchanged.


Winnetka Police Department Crime Alert

August 17, 2016

Two vehicles stolen in Winnetka last weekend fit with a pattern of crimes recently committed in Winnetka and neighboring communities. In all cases, keys or key-fobs were left inside of unlocked vehicles. Lately, several violent crimes - including robbery and car-jackings - have also been committed in neighboring suburbs, with links to some of the same suspects. ​


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08/24/2016 07:00 PM

Plan Commission Public Hearing

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Time:07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093

The Plan Commission will hold a public hearing Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. to hear testimony and receive public comment regarding a request by Winnetka Dental Group, LTD., Michael Czarkowski DDS, concerning a Special Use Permit in accordance with Section 17.56 of the Winnetka Zoning Ordinance to permit a dental office on the ground floor in the C-2 Commercial Overlay District at 715 Elm Street.
(07:00 PM - 09:30 PM)

08/29/2016 06:00 PM

Downtown Master Plan Preview Party

Event's details

Time:06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093

The community is invited to meet Winnetka’s Downtown Master Plan! On Monday, August 29, at 6:00 PM, the Plan’s Steering Committee will host an open house preview of the Draft Master Plan at Village Hall (510 Green Bay Road) in the Council Chambers. Following the Preview Party, the Steering Committee will conduct its final review of the Plan beginning at 7:00 PM.
(06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)

08/29/2016 07:00 PM

DMP Steering Committee

Event's details

Time:07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093

The Downtown Master Plan Steering Committee will meet on Monday August 29, 2016 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers on the 2nd floor of Village Hall.
(07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)

09/05/2016 12:00 AM

Village Hall Closed on Monday, September 5

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All Day Event
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093

The Village of Winnetka will observe the Labor Day holiday on Monday, September 5.
(All Day Event)

09/05/2016 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)

09/06/2016 07:00 PM

Village Council Regular Meeting

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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)

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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.

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