2022 Asian-American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month Recognition
In celebration of Asian-American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the Village has created a hub of relevant resources, events, and community programming. At the May 10 Village Board of Trustees meeting, President Plunkett read the Village’s Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Proclamation. Click here to listen and view the Proclamation. Cultural Resources Below are […]
Wilmette French Market Opens Saturday, April 16!
The Wilmette French Market is opening this weekend on Saturday, April 16. The market will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., just east of the Wilmette Metra Station. The market will run through October. Click here for more information! This post was published 4/13/22.
Yard Waste Collection Begins Monday, April 4
Yard waste collection begins Monday April 4, yard waste will be collected on the same day as your trash and recycling. Yard waste stickers are available for purchase online (choose “Yard Waste Sticker Request” from the list of options) or submit a request to Public Works by phone (847-853-7500) or email. Additional stickers can be […]
Economic Development Updates
Economic development has been a major focus of the Village Board over the past several years and attracting quality business partners has been part of the Village’s strategy to fill vacant sites with new and exciting businesses. Over the past several months there have been several major developments and below is an update on these […]
Approved Tree Preservation Ordinance
Beginning in October, the Land Use Committee began researching and developing amendments to the existing tree preservation ordinances. The Village Board of Trustees considered these amendments over the past three meetings. Below is a hub of resources and materials from previous meetings pertaining to tree preservation including a full list of meeting packets from past […]
Cook County Department of Public Health Lifts Mitigation Order 2021-11
The Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) announced that starting Monday, February 28, the county will no longer require that individuals wear masks inside public places or show proof of vaccination. CCDPH, in alignment with the State of Illinois and the City of Chicago, is planning to lift Mitigation Order 2021-11. The lifting of […]
Registration for the Community Solar Clearinghouse Solution Program (CS² Program) Now Available for Residents!
Following the Village Board’s endorsement of the Community Solar Clearinghouse Solution Program (CS² Program) at their December 14, 2021 meeting, residents can now start to enroll their residential and small commercial energy accounts into the Community Solar program! Click here to view applicable agenda materials from the 12/14/21 Village Board packet. Residents can expect to […]
Neighborhood Storage Project: Project Update & Phase 3 Timeline
In an effort to keep our residents informed, our Neighborhood Storage Project construction team has created a project update video, available here and by clicking the image below! Watch the video for a comprehensive project update, significant construction facts, and a timeline of the 5 stages of construction that are included in Phase 3! The […]
Spring 2022 Edition of the Communicator is Now Available!
The 2022 Spring edition of the Village of Wilmette Communicator is now available online! Additionally, all addresses within Wilmette will receive a copy in the mail. Click here to view the 2022 Spring Communicator! This post was published on 02/14/2022.
Sesquicentennial Celebration Donations & Sponsors
In support of the 2022 Sesquicentennial Celebration, the Sesquicentennial Planning Committee has created two legacy projects for residents to show their support! The Sesquicentennial Paver Purchase Program and Glenview Road Beautification Project offer residents a unique opportunity to leave their mark in Wilmette and support the Committee’s work! Click here for further information on celebration […]