1. I-94 highway sign

    Exit Ramps Closed on the Edens from 9 PM-4 AM this Week

    The Northfield Police are closing the east and west-bound exit ramps from the Edens Expressway until Sunday, June 7 from 9 PM- 4 AM, in conjunction with neighboring communities, to reduce the risk of possible criminal activity. Read on...
  2. July 4 parade

    Fourth of July Festivities Cancelled

    The Winnetka Park District and the Village of Winnetka have cancelled this year’s Fourth of July celebrations, including events on the green, Fourthfest, and fireworks. Read on...
  3. Chief Marc Hornstein

    A Message from Chief of Police Marc Hornstein

    Read a message about the values, standards, and practices of the Winnetka Police Department. Read on...
  4. Patio at Fred&#39s Garage

    Dine Outdoors in Winnetka

    Restaurants that are compliant with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s guidance on safely providing food service while limiting the spread of COVID-19 may open beginning May 29, 2020. Read on...
  5. Gas Powered Leaf Blower

    Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers Prohibited June 1-September 30

    Between June 1 and September 30, gasoline-powered blowers are prohibited entirely in the Village of Winnetka. Violation of the ordinance is subject to a $100 fine per occurrence. Read on...
  6. Firemedic reads book

    Story Time with a Local Hero Videos Available

    The Village of Winnetka partners with the Winnetka-Northfield Public Library to present Story Time with a Local Hero: we are currently making digital recordings of our local heroes reading children's books for members of our community to enjoy. Read on...
  7. New Trier High School

    New Trier Completes Grant-Funded Lighting Upgrade

    New Trier High School recently completed an energy efficiency upgrade project utilizing a $25,000 incentive rebate from the Village of Winnetka and the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency’s (IMEA) Electric Efficiency Program. Read on...
  8. Winnetka Children&#39s Fair

    Winnetka Children's Fair Cancelled

    Winnetka Community Nursery School made the difficult decision to cancel this year's Children's Fair. The next fair is scheduled for June 4-5, 2021 on the Village Green. Read on...