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Join us for Pioneer Day at the Schmidt-Burnham Log House in Crow Island Woods

The grand finale of the Village's sesquicentennial celebrations on September 22 from 10 AM - 3 PM will feature historical fun for the whole family.


Census Workers are not Solicitors

Sep 06, 2019 04:45 PM

You may have been approached at home by Census workers taking surveys in advance of the 2020 Census. These Federal workers are not solicitors and do not need a permit to go door-to-door in Winnetka.


Cannabis Public Hearing September 17

On Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 7 PM, the Winnetka Village Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing in the Village Hall Council Chamber at (510 Green Bay Road) for the purpose of considering amendments to the Zoning Ordinance concerning zoning regulations for cannabis-related businesses.

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Oak Street and Cherry Street Bridge Construction

Construction has begun on the Oak and Cherry Street Bridges: on Oak from Green Bay Road to Lincoln Avenue and on Cherry Street from Green Bay Road to Maple Street. The project includes the removal and replacement of the superstructure of both bridges, and their foundations will be supplemented to increase their capacity. Construction is scheduled to be complete by November 2019.


Request for Proposals: 93 Green Bay Road

The Village of Winnetka has issued a Request for Proposals seeking businesses or developers interested in re-purposing the village-owned property at 93 Green Bay Road. The Village hopes to identify a new user for the property that will bring a productive commercial use to the space and offer an amenity to area residents, students and visitors.


Smart 911 & Winnetka Alert

Jan 16, 2019 03:25 PM

Winnetka offers residents and businesses an emergency alert system that allows the Village and other government agencies to communicate information on weather, traffic, or other critical incidents. Smart911-Winnetka Alert is a free service that individuals and businesses subscribe to for notifications via email, text, or voice message.


Get to Know Your Village Trustees and Community Conversations

May 26, 2017 03:13 PM

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


Electric Department Performing Line Clearance/Tree Trimming

The pruning of trees—a leading cause of power outages—near overhead utility lines is important for public safety and reliable electric utility service. Asplundh Tree Experts has been hired to perform line clearance work for 2019.


Take Advantage of Year-Round Light Recycling

Dec 03, 2018 09:28 AM

Don't throw away those old lights and extension cords don’t work... Recycle them with the Village’s year-round light recycling program! All types of holiday lights and cords are accepted for recycling at the Public Works Yards, 1390 Willow Road, weekdays from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM.


Dispose of Unused Prescription Medications and Sharps at Fire Department

Nov 19, 2018 11:01 AM

The Winnetka Fire Department participates in the Residential Prescription Drug & Sharps Disposal Program. Home prescription medications and used insulin syringes may be dropped off at the Fire Department Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Please note that the Fire Department cannot accept narcotics.


Collect a $50 Rebate When You Purchase a Nest Smart Thermostat

Jan 01, 2019 09:56 AM

The Nest smart thermostat can help you save money on energy; the Village can help you save money on the Nest thermostat. Thanks to grant funding from our electricity supplier, the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA), Winnetka is offering a $50 rebate for residential utility customers when they buy and install a Nest smart thermostat.


First Fridays in Hubbard Woods Design District

May 10, 2019 03:10 PM

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. Come out and support the next Hubbard Woods Design District’s First Friday event, each first Friday of the month from 5:00 – 8:00 PM. For more information visit​

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