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Curbside Leaf Collection Extended to Tuesday, December 5

October 01, 2015

Winnetka’s annual curbside leaf collection program will run until Tuesday, December 5. Under this program, residents may rake their leaves to the parkway just inside the edge of the curb for collection by the Village. Please do not rake leaves into the streets. This creates a hazard, as leaves are slippery when wet; and also can clog storm sewers, leading to flooded streets and yards.


Thanksgiving Refuse & Recycling Schedule

November 13, 2017

The Public Works Department is closed on Thanksgiving, November 23, 2017. A holiday schedule for refuse and recycling collection will be in place the week of November 20th.


Small Business Saturday is November 25

November 07, 2017

Show your support for Winnetka’s local businesses by shopping locally on Saturday, November 26! Small Business Saturdayis a shopping holiday held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. The event was conceived as a counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which profit big-box retail and E-commerce. In contrast, Small Business Saturday encourages holiday shoppers to patronize small and local businesses.


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11/20/2017 07:30 AM

Foreign Fire Insurance Board Meeting

Event's details

Time:07:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Location: Winnetka Fire Department, Winnetka, IL -60093

The Foreign Fire Insurance Board holds its regular meetings on the 3rd Monday of even-numbered months. Meetings are held at the Winnetka Fire Department, 428 Green Bay Road.
(07:30 AM - 09:30 AM)

11/21/2017 07:00 PM

Regular Council 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)

11/23/2017 12:00 AM

Village Hall Closed November 23 & 24 for Thanksgiving Holiday

Event's details

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

Village Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
(All Day Event)

11/29/2017 03:00 PM

Rescheduled Firefighters Pension Fund Board Meeting

Event's details

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

The Rescheduled Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Winnetka Firefighters’ Pension Fund will be held on November 29, 2017. The meeting will take place at 3:00 P.M. at the Winnetka Fire Department, 428 Green Bay Road, Winnetka Illinois.
(03:00 PM - 05:00 PM)

12/01/2017 05:00 PM

First Friday in Hubbard Woods

Event's details

Time:05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Hubbard Woods Design District, Winnetka, IL -60093

Experience a different art display, design or new product introduction every first Friday of the month at participating merchants in Hubbard Woods. There will be drinks, nibbles, music and art throughout the participating merchants.
(05:00 PM - 08:00 PM)

12/01/2017 05:30 PM

Holiday Tree Lighting a

Event's details

Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM

Save the date for the lighting of the Winnetka holiday lights - Friday, December 1 at 5:30 PM in Station Park, 754 Elm Street (near the corner of Green Bay Road and Oak Street), in front of the Winnetka Metra train station.
(05:30 PM - 06:30 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.

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