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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...
  2. earth

    Earth Day is April 22

    Earth Day has become a globally-recognized day dedicated to protecting our environment. Read on...
  3. Earth day

    Winnetka Earth Day Challenge: April 16 - 30, 2021

    The Winnetka Earth Day Challenge is a community-wide competition for people of all ages who live, work, worship, or attend school in Winnetka, and their friends. Read on...
  4. takebackday

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: April 24

    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...
  5. Village of Winnetka

    Some Home Projects Require Building Permits

    Whether it is as big as building an addition onto your home or as small as expanding your patio, installing a shed, or building a playhouse for your children, please remember to check to determine whether or not your project requires a permit. Read on...
  6. recycling

    Electronics Recycling Program Resumes

    This program takes place at the Winnetka Public Works facility every Thursday from 1–3 PM. Read on...
  7. lot-open-lot-closed

    Temporary Closure of Village Parking Lot at Pine and Birch Streets

    Beginning on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, the Village Parking Lot at the corner of Pine Street and Birch Street will be closed for the next four weeks to complete the construction. Read on...
  8. 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...
  9. 2020 LPC Awards

    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...