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    Water Department Performing Village-wide Leak Detection Program

    ADS Environmental Services has been hired to perform leak detection services on the Village’s potable (drinking) water system to identify and reduce water loss. Using acoustic technologies, Read on...
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    Village Memorial Day and Fourth of July Celebrations

    The Village of Winnetka and Winnetka Park District are pleased to announce this year’s planned Memorial Day and Fourth of July celebrations. Read on...
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    Local Government Distributive Fund Supports Core Municipal Services

    The Governor’s proposed budget for the State of Illinois drastically reduces the amount of income tax revenue returned to local communities, which will impact municipal budgets unless this change is revisited. Read on...
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    Village Styrofoam Recycling Changes

    Winnetka has year-round polystyrene recycling (both block-style and clean food service) offered through a partnership between the Winnetka Public Works Department, the Winnetka Environmental and Forestry Commission, and Dart Container Corporation. Read on...
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    Spirit Elephant Receives Green Award

    This year’s winner of the Winnetka Green Award, presented by the Environmental and Forestry Commission, is Spirit Elephant Restaurant. Read on...
  6. 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...
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    Winnetka Landmark Preservation Commission Preservation Award Nominations Accepted

    The Village of Winnetka Landmark Preservation Commission is now accepting nominations for its annual Preservation Awards program. Read on...