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Lakeshore Recycling Requests Your Cooperation

June 27, 2016

Lakeshore Recycling Systems uses an automated system to collect recycling. In order to help their drivers, the Village reminds residents to orient their recycling containers so the lid opens on the street side – with the handle facing the house side. This ensures the lid closes after the container is dumped and also prevents materials from flying into the street.

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Hydrant Flushing in Winnetka

May 13, 2016

The Village is flow testing hydrants - work began in the far southeast corner if the Village near Winnetka Avenue and Sheridan Road, and is progressing north from there. Signs will be placed in the areas to be tested.

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Electric Department Performing Thermography Inspections of Lines & Equipment

June 27, 2016

overhead power lines, distribution centers, switchgear and select transformer sites. Work is scheduled to begin on July 6 and last approximately two weeks. The contractor, Menezil Engineering, will be performing a preventative maintenance inspection of the overhead lines looking for “hot spots”. Hot spots on electrical connections can be a precursor to a failure. The thermography vehicle will move slowly throughout the Village along the utility lines to complete the assessment.

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Events

06/28/2016 04:00 PM

Zoning Administrator

Event's details

Time:04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Zoning Administrator will meet at 4:00 PM on June 28, 2016 in the Council Chamber on the 2nd floor of Village Hall, 510 Green Bay Road.


 
(04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)

06/30/2016 06:00 PM

Special Council Meeting

Event's details

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


The Village Council will convene a Special Closed Session on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM in the second floor conference room, 510 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, Illinois 60093.
 
(06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)

07/04/2016 12:00 AM

Village Closed on Monday, July 4

Event's details

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


4th of July holiday holiday observance.
 
(All Day Event)

07/04/2016 12:00 AM

Village Hall Closed on Monday, July 4

Event's details

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


The Village of Winnetka will observe the Independence Day holiday on Monday, July 4.
 
(All Day Event)

07/04/2016 10:00 AM

Fourth of July Parade

Event's details

Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: , Winnetka, IL -60093


The parade steps off from the intersection of Elm Street and Glendale Avenue and heads east through town all the way to the Village Green.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

07/04/2016 05:00 PM

Board of Fire & Police Commissioners Meeting

Event's details

Time:05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: Winnetka Village Hall, Winnetka, IL -60093


The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners holds its regular meetings on the 1st Monday of January, April, July, & October. Meetings are held in the conference room on the 2nd floor of Village Hall.
 
(05:00 PM - 07:00 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.

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

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