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    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: October 29

    The Winnetka Police Department is again partnering with the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Read on...
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    Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers Prohibited June 1-September 30

    These restrictions also apply to the use of electric leaf blowers plugged into portable gasoline generators. If you employ landscapers, please make sure that they are aware of Winnetka’s leaf blower ordinance. Read on...
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    Free Gun Locks Available at the Winnetka Police Department

    Residents may pick one (or more) up in the lobby of the Winnetka Police Department at 410 Green Bay Road at any time while supplies last. Read on...
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    Public Safety Open House: October 15

    On Saturday, October 15 from 10 AM to 1 PM, the Winnetka Fire Department will be hosting their annual Public Safety Building Open House in recognition of Fire Prevention Week. Read on...
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    Leaf Collection: October 17 - November 28

    The last day to place leaves on your parkway for collection is by 7 AM on Monday, November 28. Read on...
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    Halloween Trick-or-Treat Hours

    Halloween is Monday, October 31, and Trick-or-Treat hours will be from 3 – 7 PM. 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...