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  1. takebackday

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

    On October 24, the Winnetka Police Department will partner with the US DEA to help discard unwanted, unused, and/or expired medications. Read on...
  2. Distinctly Winnetka Logo

    Village of Winnetka Launches 'Distinctly Winnetka' Text Loyalty Program

    The Village of Winnetka is excited to announce the launch of a new ‘Shop Local’ mobile initiative called "Distinctly Winnetka" that spotlights local businesses and their promotions or events. Read on...
  3. man standing next to fire hydrant

    Fire Hydrant Painting Underway

    The Village maintains over 625 fire hydrants throughout the Village and unincorporated service areas, and performs painting of weathered hydrants annually to improve their visibility. Read on...
  4. village-hall

    Winnetka Offers Local Business Sales Tax Rebate Economic Relief Program

    The Village values small businesses and understands the financial burden they have experienced as a result of COVID-19. Read on...
  5. bike-safety

    Bike Safety Guidelines

    The beginning of the school year is a great time to remind bike riders of all ages of safety guidelines. Read on...
  6. Green awards winner Reprise coffee

    Green Awards

    2020 recipients of the Village’s fourth-annual Green Awards were recognized by the Winnetka Environmental and Forestry Commission on August 12. Read on...
  7. Leaking hose

    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. Read on...
  8. stormwater

    Stormwater Engineering Moves Ahead

    Village Council voted to approve contracting Strand Associates for engineering design services for stormwater management-related improvements associated with the Stormwater Management Wetlands Project. Read on...
  9. Shop and Stroll Winnetka image

    Shop and Stroll in Winnetka

    The Village of Winnetka and Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce invite you to shop locally September 18 & 19, and October 16 & 17. Read on...
  10. Electric worker trimming trees

    Line Clearance (Tree Trimming) in Progress

    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, Asplundh Tree Experts has been hired to perform line clearance work for 2020. Read on...
  11. 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. Violation of the ordinance is subject to a $100 fine per occurrence. Read on...
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