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    Water and Electric Department Performing Streetlight & Traffic Pole Painting

    The Village of Winnetka is responsible for maintaining over 400 streetlight poles and 15 traffic intersections throughout the Village. Part of this maintenance includes the periodic repainting of the poles. Read on...
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    Electric Department Performing Thermography Inspections of Lines & Equipment

    The contractor, Menezil Engineering, is performing a preventative maintenance inspection of overhead power lines, looking for “hot spots”. Read on...
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    Winnetka Farmers’ Market

    The Winnetka Farmers' Market is open every Saturday from 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the south parking lot adjacent to Village Hall. Read on...
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    North Shore Gas Inspecting Sewer Lines

    North Shore Gas recently upgraded natural gas pipes in Winnetka, and will be inspecting sewer lines as a precaution to make sure that your sanitary and storm sewers were not damaged during the installation process. Read on...
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    Public Comment Requested: Metra Green Bay Trail Minor Realignment

    Metra Commuter Rail is proposing a minor realignment of the Green Bay Trail adjacent to the Hubbard Woods Metra station, in preparation for other upgrades to the Hubbard Woods Metra facilities, including expansion of the passenger boarding platform. Read on...
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    New Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opens in Hubbard Woods

    As part of our ongoing commitment to sustainability, an electric vehicle charging station has been added in the Hubbard Woods Parking Garage on the lower level (at 1050 Scott Avenue). Read on...
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    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. Read on...
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    Electric Department Performing Line Clearance (Tree Trimming)

    The pruning of trees near overhead utility lines is important for public safety and reliable electric utility service, as trees are a leading cause of power outages. Read on...
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    Drive-Up Paper Shredding Event August 21

    Village of Winnetka will host a drive-up Document Destruction Recycling Event at the Public Works Yard, 1390 Willow Road, from 9 AM to noon. Read on...