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Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony on May 27 Starting at 10:00 AM

May 22, 2019

The Winnetka Park District and the Village of Winnetka invite residents to the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27. The Parade will begin at 10:00 AM on the corner of Glendale and Elm, and end with a ceremony at the Village Green. In case of rain, an indoor ceremony will be held in the auditorium at the Skokie School.


Memorial Day Refuse/Recycling Schedule

May 21, 2019

Week of May 27- 31 Monday collections will be Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be Wednesday. Thursday & Friday collections will be as usual.


Stormwater Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with New Trier High School District 203

The Village of Winnetka and New Trier District 203 have negotiated an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) authorizing the Village to utilize below-grade areas of Duke Childs Field for stormwater storage and conveyance related to flood control efforts in western and southwestern Winnetka.


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05/27/2019 12:00 AM

Village Hall Closed on Monday, May 27

Event's details

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

The Village of Winnetka will observe the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 27.
(All Day Event)

05/27/2019 10:00 AM

Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony on the Village Green

Event's details

Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Memorial Day Parade begins at 10:00 AM at Glendale & Elm Streets, and proceeds down Elm Street to the Village Green for a brief ceremony.
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

06/03/2019 07:00 PM

Landmark Preservation Commission Meeting

Event's details

Time:07:00 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.
(07:00 PM - 09:30 PM)

06/04/2019 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)

06/07/2019 05:00 PM

First Fridays 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)

06/08/2019 10:00 AM

Community Conversations

Event's details

Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location: Peet's Coffee, Winnetka, IL -60093

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 on the second Saturday of each month from 10:00-11:00 AM. Discuss the hot issues, share your thoughts about our Village, get to know your elected officials.

(10:00 AM - 11:00 PM)

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gv-150-logo-img-20190207On March 10, 2019, the Village of Winnetka will mark our 150th anniversary as a Village, and 2019 will be a year to honor and celebrate the people, places and progress that make Winnetka what it is today. Winnetka has a unique and celebrated history and we invite our residents and businesses to honor our past, while looking confidently to our collective future. Read more....

Join the celebration!

Village_Seal_wDate--_09-17-12We Welcome You. Winnetka is picturesquely situated on the shore of Lake Michigan, just 17 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, restaurants 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 special.

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