1. East Elm reopening

    Third Thursday Summer Series Begins June 24

    Explore and experience the downtown business district at its post-construction reopening on Thursday, June 24 from 4 PM - 7 PM at Lincoln Avenue and Elm Street. Read on...
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    Please Water Your Trees

    The past few weeks have been unseasonably hot and dry, so trees haven’t been getting the water they need from rain. The lack of rain could lead to the death of newly planted trees and could cause even mature trees to struggle. Read on...
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    Fourth of July Festivities in Winnetka

    For the Fourth of July, the following activities are planned: the annual parade, activities on the Skokie Playfield, activities in Village parks, a 5k Freedom run, and pop-up ice cream at beaches. Read on...
  4. crime-prevention-alert

    Crime Prevention Alert: Ruse Burglaries

    The Winnetka Police Department has learned about some recent ruse burglary attempts in the northern suburbs. 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. Read on...
  6. Village of Winnetka

    A Letter to the Winnetka Community from President Rintz

    Currently, the guidance from the State of Illinois specifies that fully vaccinated people can resume many activities indoors and outdoors without wearing a mask, including shopping in businesses. Read on...
  7. Electric worker trimming trees

    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...
  8. Township paper shredding event

    New Trier Township Paper Drive-Up Shredding Event June 26

    Township residents can recycle up to 2 small cartons or two 8 gallon trash bags of paper per vehicle at this event. 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...