Wilmette Police Department – Now Hiring!
The Wilmette Police Department is now accepting applications and hiring up to six police officers! See the minimum requirements below and click here for the application portal. Application Deadline: Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. 2023 Salary Range: $86,085 – $113,412 Information Packet Minimum Requirements: Hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline by application deadline. […]
Garrison Family to Retire and Close Depot Nuevo; Small Cheval to Fill Restaurant Vacancy
Rob and Ann Garrison, owners of Depot Nuevo and formerly of The Noodle Cafe, have announced their plans to retire, leading to the closure of the popular Wilmette restaurant at the end of August. With the Garrison’s retirement, the Village of Wilmette, owners of the Depot Building at 1139 Wilmette Avenue, intend to sell the […]
Private Tree Planting Incentive Program
As part of the Village Board’s approval of the Tree Preservation Ordinance, the Village is excited to announce the Private Tree Planting Incentive Program. This program is a cost-sharing initiative to increase tree canopy cover and species diversity in the Village, while improving our environment, contributing to our health and welfare, and enhancing the beauty […]
2023 Women’s History Month Recognition
In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Village has created a listing of resources, events, and community programming. See below for more information on all the ways in which our community is celebrating women’s history! Additional resources, programming, and events will be added as they are announced! Women’s History Month Proclamation Click here to read […]
Automated License Plate Readers (ALPR)
This past week, the Village began the installation of Automated License Plate Readers (ALPR) along public roadways in the community. The first two ALPRs were installed on Village right-of-way at Lake & Lavergne and the 100 block of Green Bay Road at Isabella. A total of eight cameras are due to be installed in […]
Vehicle Stickers Available for Purchase March 1
All vehicles registered in the State of Illinois with a Wilmette address must also be registered with the Village and display a current vehicle sticker. 2023 vehicle stickers will be available for purchase March 1 and stickers must be displayed by April 15. Vehicle sticker renewals can be completed in-person, online or by mail (Village of Wilmette, […]
Communicator 2023 Spring Edition – Now Available!
The 2023 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 read the 2023 Spring Communicator!
2023 Black History Month Recognition – View Contest Submissions!
In celebration of Black History Month, the Village has gathered resources, local events, and community programming. See below for more information on all the ways in which our community is celebrating Black history and heritage. Village of Wilmette In commemorating Black History Month, the Village of Wilmette Human Relations Commission is sponsoring a 2023 poster, […]
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Recycling Holiday Decorations
Disposal and Recycling Guidelines for Holiday Decorations DO RECYCLE (in toter for weekly collection): Paper gift wrap, cardboard boxes, cardboard rolls and paper greeting cards. DON’T RECYCLE (in toter for weekly collection): Plastic or foil gift wrap, tissue paper, plastic bags, plastic cards, rope or plastic handle gift bags, tree strands, Styrofoam peanuts, packing material, […]