Communicator 2020 Summer Edition – Now Available!
The 2020 Summer Edition of the Village of Wilmette Communicator is now available online! Additionally, all addresses within Wilmette will receive a copy in the mail, the Communicator was mailed out this past week! This post was published on 5/29/20
Restore Illinois: Phase 3 Business Opening Guidelines
The State of Illinois has published guidelines specifying which businesses are allowed to open to the public in Phase 3 of the state’s reopening plan. The guidelines are also specific to each industry type. For example retail, personal care services, restaurants, and health and fitness centers each have their own specific guidelines explaining how they […]
Memorial Day Refuse/Recycling Collection Impacts
Please be advised of the following refuse collection impacts next week due to Monday’s Memorial Day holiday: Refuse collection will be delayed by one day. Friday’s collection will take place on Saturday. This post was published at 2:15 p.m. on 5/22/2020.
Virtual Memorial Day Observation
Some of our favorite times as a community are the celebrations that bring us together, like our annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony at Village Hall. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be holding our usual Memorial Day observances this year. Instead, we’re bringing the ceremony online. Tune in on the Village’s […]
Outdoor Dining in Wilmette
UPDATE: At the request of the downtown restaurants, the Village will not be closing downtown streets for outdoor dining. The purpose of keeping streets open is to maintain access to each restaurant’s curbside pick-up. Alternative curbside pick-up sites (including Metra parking and Village Hall parking lots) were discussed but ultimately determined by the restaurants not […]
Stormwater Flooding- Sunday, May 17
Updated Monday, May 18 at 2:40pm Many residents are experiencing flooding after yesterday’s significant rainfall. Please follow these steps to share critical information with our Engineering team. Fill out this survey to provide critical information to the Village’s Engineering Department. Contact the Engineering & Public Works by email at email@example.com or by phone at (847) […]
Face Coverings in Wilmette
President Bielinski has signed an amended disaster declaration which effective Monday, April 20, 2020 requires the use of cloth face coverings for all persons patronizing an essential business, working in an essential business or riding public transportation in Wilmette. Coverings are not required outdoors or in a personal vehicle. To view the Amended Disaster Declaration, […]
SERVICE-BASED BUSINESS ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM – Wilmette Approves $156,000 to Help Small Service-Based Businesses During COVID-19 Crisis
The Wilmette Village Board unanimously approved a $156,000 economic relief package to support small service-based businesses which have been negatively impacted by the current public health crisis. The program will provide immediate financial support to various service-based businesses through a grant program. For program rules and applications, see here. To view the program press release, […]
Village President Bielinski Signs Amended Disaster Declaration
Village President Bielinski signed an Amended Disaster Declaration on April 7th, 2020. To view the amended declaration, see This post was published on 4/8/2020.
Online Purchase of Yard Waste Stickers and Vehicle Stickers Now Available!
Yard waste stickers are available for immediate in-person purchase at the following local businesses: Chalet Nursery & Garden Shop, Millen Hardware, Jewel-Osco on Green Bay Rd and Jewel-Osco on Sheridan Rd. However, residents can now also purchase yard waste stickers online through the Wilmette 311 portal. Submit your request here. From the main service request […]