September 16 Committee of the Whole Meeting Cancelled
The previously scheduled September 16 Committee of the Whole Meeting has been cancelled. for the cancellation notice.
Online Bill Pay Temporarily Unavailable
Due to a software upgrade, the Citizen Self Service website features, including online bill pay at wilmette.com will be unavailable beginning 6 p.m. Friday, September 13, 2019. The upgrades are expected to be complete by 6 p.m. on Saturday, September 14th.
Locust Road Construction Update
Work on the west side of Locust Road is scheduled to begin the week of August 26. At that time, traffic will be moved to the east side of the roadway; traffic will remain one-way northbound. South of Wilmette Junior High School, there will be a car pool lane and a thru lane; north of […]
Village’s Annual Sewer Lining Program Now Underway
The Village of Wilmette began work on its annual sewer lining project on Friday, Aug. 16. The Sewer Lining Phase 3 & 4 project is financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF). The SRF program is administered by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) and receives a portion of its money to fund […]
Fall 2019 Tree Planting Application Now Available
Now is the time to apply for a tree through the Village Cooperative Tree Planting Program for the fall of 2019. Click here to download the application. The deadline is September 16, 2019 and supplies are limited!
Village Board Meeting Updates
Please note that the regularly scheduled August 13 Village Board meeting has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting on August 27 will begin at 7:00 p.m. instead of the normal start time of 7:30 p.m.
Wilmette Internship Program a ‘Win-Win’
From watering newly planted trees to surveying the condition of street pavement to gathering data on our water and sewer system, interns are providing tremendous value to the Village of Wilmette – and our residents. The Village of Wilmette is committed to promoting efficiency and enhancing productivity in its delivery of municipal services. The internship program is a […]
Park District Board Identifies Preferred Locations for Stormwater Reservoirs
The Wilmette Park District Board continued discussions of the Village’s Neighborhood Storage Stormwater Project at the Park District’s Board meeting on Monday, July 8. The Park Board made recommendations on the placement of the proposed reservoirs at Thornwood Park, Hibbard Park and Community Playfield. The recommendations from the Park District Board are as follows: Thornwood Park […]
Document Destruction Event: September 28
For the 7th consecutive year, the Village will partner with the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) to host a one-day Document Destruction Event. Saturday, September 28, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Centennial Park Southwest Parking Lot 2300 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette, IL This year’s event will be held in the southwest […]
Community Helps Shape Plan for Downtown
The Village of Wilmette is excited to announce that the Village Board approved concepts for the Downtown Streetscape Plan, which is focused on improvements to Wilmette and Central Avenues within downtown. Over the past year, community members provided input into what amenities and improvements they wanted to see, including lighting, sidewalks, roadways and plantings by […]