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Landmarks Trolley Tour May 12

Apr 11, 2018 02:12 PM

The Landmark Preservation Commission (LPC) and the Winnetka Historical Society are once again offering a trolley tour of Winnetka landmarks. The free tours still have seats left on the 3:00 PM tour on Saturday, May 12. The tour will depart from Village Hall, 510 Green Bay Road. Reservations are required. Visit WinnetkaHistory.org to register.

 
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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, April 28 from 10AM - 2PM

Apr 12, 2018 06:52 AM

The Winnetka Police Department is again partnering with the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The day of the event is Saturday, April 28 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. A disposal box will be set-up in the lobby of the Police Department, 410 Green Bay Road.

 
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Arbor Day Foundation Names Winnetka Tree City USA

Mar 29, 2018 10:22 AM

For the 25th year, the Forestry Division is proud to announce that Winnetka has been named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, for our commitment to effective urban forest management. Tree City USA communities are recognized for meeting four requirements set by the Arbor Foundation that reflect a strong commitment to maintaining the urban tree-scape.

 
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Water Department Performing Village-wide Leak Detection Program

Apr 06, 2018 10:17 AM

ADS Environmental Services has been hired to perform leak detection services on the Village’s water system to identify and reduce unnecessary water loss. Technicians will survey approximately 72 miles of water mains and 4,500 water services to locate undetected water leaks.

 
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Spring Cleanup is April 23 - April 26

Mar 31, 2018 11:00 AM

Winnetka’s Annual Spring Clean-Up week will be held April 23 thru April 26. Scheduled pickups are: Monday, April 24: north of Tower Road; Tuesday, April 25: Tower Road to Pine Street; Wednesday, April 26: Pine Street to Willow Road; Thursday, April 27: south of Willow Road. Items should be placed on residential parkways the evening before the scheduled pickup, or by 7:00 AM the day of the pickup, in order to minimize littering problems.

 
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2018 Landmark Preservation Awards

Mar 02, 2018 10:00 AM

The Winnetka Landmark Preservation Commission is now accepting applications for its annual awards program. The Preservation Awards program seeks to honor those construction projects in the Village that have helped preserve the history and character of the Village. The program has three categories of awards: Restoration, Rehabilitation, and New Construction.

 
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Join the Winnetka-Northfield Chamber on a Danube River Cruise October 15-24, 2018

Feb 05, 2018 11:05 AM

Departing October 15, 2018 – prices starting at $3899 per person! Welcome aboard the MS Amadeus Brilliant for a 7 night cruise to 4 European countries along the Danube. Our ports of call include Passau, Melk, Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava and Linz. We have chartered the entire ship and would love to have you join us on our Journey of Discovery as we cruise the Danube. The cruise is not only a “Memory in the Making” but a great value as well.

 
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Collect a $50 Rebate When You Purchase a Nest Smart Thermostat

Aug 16, 2017 09:56 AM

The Nest smart thermostat can help you save money on energy; the Village can help you save money on the Nest thermostat. Thanks to grant funding from our electricity supplier, the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA), Winnetka is offering a $50 rebate for residential utility customers when they buy and install a Nest smart thermostat.

 
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Take Advantage of Year-Round Light Recycling

Dec 07, 2017 09:28 AM

Don't throw away those old lights and extension cords don’t work... Recycle them with the Village’s year-round light recycling program! All types of holiday lights and cords are accepted for recycling at the Public Works Yards, 1390 Willow Road, weekdays from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.

 
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Save the Dates for the 2018 Winnetka Music Festival

Sep 07, 2017 01:43 PM

The Village is pleased to announce the dates for the 2018 Winnetka Music Festival! Mark your calendars for Friday & Saturday, June 15 – 16, 2018, to enjoy the excitement of one of the finest music festivals in the Chicago area. Once again, the Elm Street business district will host the best emerging artists from indie-rock, blues, and country-western from throughout the country, performing on five different stages.

 
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Get to Know Your Village Trustees and Community Conversations

May 26, 2017 03:13 PM

Is something on your mind about the Village of Winnetka? Questions? Suggestions? Concerns? Your Trustees want to hear about it! Join Village Council members at Peet's Coffee at the corner of Elm and Chestnut Streets on the second Saturday of each month from 10:00 - 11:00 AM to discuss the hot issues, share your thoughts about our Village, and get to know your elected officials.

 
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First Fridays in Hubbard Woods Design District

May 12, 2017 03:10 PM

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. Come out and support the next Hubbard Woods Design District’s First Friday event, June 2 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM. For more information visit www.shophwdd.com.

 
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Dispose of Unused Prescription Medications and Sharps at Fire Department

Jun 20, 2017 11:01 AM

The Winnetka Fire Department participates in the Residential Prescription Drug & Sharps Disposal Program. Home prescription medications and used insulin syringes may be dropped off at the Fire Department Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Please note that the Fire Department cannot accept narcotics.

 
 
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