1. UPDATES
    & VILLAGE NEWS

  1. Comprehensive Plan at Farmers&#39 Market Saturday September 25, 9 AM - 12 PM

    Discuss the Future of Winnetka at the Farmers' Market Saturday, September 25

    The Village of Winnetka is relaunching the Winnetka Futures 2040 Comprehensive Plan process and we want to hear from you. Read on...
  2. fall-fest-fireworks

    Fall Fest Fireworks Saturday, September 25

    Fireworks will be at 7:30 PM at Duke Childs Field. Read on...
  3. police

    Fall Message from the Chief of Police

    Some reminders as we begin the school year, as well as trick-or-treat hours for 2021. Read on...
  4. Fire Department Logo

    Chief of the Fire Department's Message for Fire Prevention Week

    Fire Prevention Week will be October 3-9, 2021. Read on...
  5. Log House

    Schmidt-Burnham Log House Reopening Celebration October 2

    The Schmidt-Burnham Log House, the oldest log structure in Cook County, is celebrating its reopening on October 2 from 2-4 PM. Guests will enjoy new exhibits, fascinating artifacts, a scavenger hunt, old-timey games, and more. Read on...
  6. tree

    Fall Tree Planting Request Deadline is October 1

    The Village is currently taking requests from residents who would like a tree planted in front of their home in the fall. Read on...
  7. bricks

    Donor Bricks Available for Pickup

    Following the completion of the Downtown Streetscape project in the East Elm business district, donor/memorial paver bricks that were removed from the intersection of Lincoln and Elm streets can be picked up at the Public Works Yards at 1390 Willow Road. Read on...
  8. cook-county-logo

    Cook County Requires Masks Indoors

    The Cook County Department of Public Health announced that masks will be required when indoors in a public place beginning Monday, August 23 for individuals ages 2 and older and able to medically tolerate a mask. Read on...
  9. Pomeroy restaurant

    New Businesses in Winnetka

    The Village of Winnetka is excited to announce that thirteen new businesses have arrived in Winnetka this summer and fall. Read on...
  10. illinois-state-seal

    Illinois Aligns with CDC Masking Recommendations

    On July 28, 2021, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced it is fully adopting updated Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) masking recommendations to protect against COVID-19 and the delta variant Read on...
  11. takebackday

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: October 23

    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...
  12. Farmers-Market-cropped

    Winnetka Farmers’ Market

    The Winnetka Farmers' Market is open every Saturday from 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the south parking lot adjacent to Village Hall. Read on...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
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