October 14th Rain Storm Update
On Saturday, October 14th heavy rain fell over the Village of Wilmette. Approximately 4 inches of rain fell over the course of 21 hours. The Village has prepared a report summarizing the Village’s response to the storm and performance of its sewer systems. Click here to view the report.
Halloween Hours and Safety
Halloween Trick or Treat Hours and Safety Halloween Trick or Treat hours are from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31st. The Police Department offers the following tips for a safe and spooky Halloween: Children should only go to homes where parents know the residents and stay on the porch or front steps […]
Leaf Collection Begins October 16
The Village’s Leaf Collection Program will begin on October 16 and run through December 8, weather permitting. Residents who live on residential side streets are asked to rake leaves to the curb. Residents who live on arterial streets (Lake Ave, Wilmette Ave, Sheridan Rd, Green Bay Rd, Ridge Rd, Skokie Blvd and Hibbard Rd) should […]
October – January Communicator
The October 2017 – January 2018 Communicator is now available for viewing online by . Articles in this edition include: Consideration of Storm Water Improvement Project Letter from Village President Bob Bielinski Leaf Collection Schedule Community News and Events and More A printed copy will be mailed to all Wilmette households in early October.
Finance Committee to Discuss Minimum Wage and Sick Leave Study
The Finance Committee will meet on Monday, November 13th at 7:00 p.m. to discuss the Cook County Minimum Wage & Paid Sick Lave Study. The meeting will take place at the Mallinckrodt Community Center, 1960 Elmwood Ave, Wilmette, IL. To view the background materials on this issue please click here.
2018 Proposed Budget
The 2018 Proposed Budget is now available for review online by . The Village Board will hold a budget workshop on Tuesday, October 3rd at 7:00 p.m. The agenda and meeting packet is available .
Storm Water Improvement Project
The Village Board continues its review of the proposed storm water system improvements west of Ridge Road. Click here for more information on the proposed project.
UPDATE: Maple Ave & Linden Ave Bridge Closures
September 21, 2017 Please be advised that the Maple Avenue Bridge will be closed to both traffic and pedestrians beginning October 2, 2017. This is a continuation of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District’s (MWRD) ongoing bridge rehabilitation project. Both sidewalks of the bridge will be closed in an effort to complete the work this year. The […]
Flu Shot Services No Longer Provided
Due to the elimination of the Health Department, flu shots along with cholesterol and glucose screening, hearing tests, and immunizations are no longer provided by the Village. The following services continue to be provided by other departments: Blood pressure screenings are available at the Fire Department subject to availability of the staff. Sharps disposal may be […]
Loyola Academy ZBA Meeting Video & Audio
On Wednesday, September 6th the Zoning Board of Appeals met to consider the Loyola Academy application for a Special Use and Variations. Due to a system failure, the Village’s camera operator was unable to control any of the cameras and as such the meeting did not broadcast live nor did it record for rebroadcast. Despite […]