Posted on: June 22, 2022
The week of July 4, Monday collections will take place Tuesday, Tuesday collections will take place Wednesday, and Thursday and Friday will be as normal.
Posted on: June 14, 2022
During the late afternoon hours of June 10, Winnetka Police Officers responded to a home on the 900 block of Sunset Road for reports of a residential burglary. Occupants inside the home had been awakened by noises, and upon investigating, they encountered...Read on...
Posted on: June 14, 2022
The Village and the Winnetka Park District are pleased to feature a full roster of events for Independence Day this year:
- The Freedom Run begins on July 2 at 8 AM at Indian Hill Park.
- The parade steps off at 10 AM on Elm Street at Glendale.
- Events on the Vil...
Posted on: June 30, 2022
The Village has contracted with Osmose Utilities Services to conduct an annual inspection and maintenance of wooden utility poles, which will validate the structural integrity of each pole and also identifies poles that need to be replaced. The work inclu...Read on...
Posted on: June 9, 2022
Due to an uptick in incidents involving wildlife in or around Village refuse containers, our Public Works department has some tips for you to deter animals from your waste receptacle(s):
- Wash out food waste containers periodically.
- Spray an ammonia, vinegar...
Posted on: May 16, 2022
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. These restrictions also apply to the use of electric leaf blowers plugged in...Read on...
Posted on: May 9, 2022
Over the summer months, the Fire Department will flow-test hydrants in Winnetka. Data obtained from this process ensures the hydrants are in good working order and provides hydraulic information to both the Fire Department and Water & Electric Departm...Read on...
Posted on: June 2, 2022
Dear Neighbors, Many of you have shared your concerns regarding the project proposed by the Winnetka Park District at Elder and Centennial Parks. As part of their application to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR), the P...Read on...
Posted on: May 20, 2022
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 2022. &...Read on...
Posted on: May 5, 2022
In order to make our business districts safer for everyone, the Village has partnered with School District 36 to ask bicycle riders to walk their bikes on sidewalks in the business districts. The Village posted signs along Elm Street, Chestnut Street, and...Read on...
Posted on: May 4, 2022
You may have some construction projects in mind for your home and yard this year. Whether it is an addition onto your home, expanding your patio, installing a shed, or building a playhouse for your children, please remember to check to determine whether y...Read on...