New Vaccination Sites Available
New Cook County Vaccination Site in Des Plaines The Cook County Department of Public Health will open a super site on March 4th at the former K-Mart, located at 1155 East Oakton Street (at Lee Street) in Des Plaines. This site will be able to vaccinate large groups daily. Initially, it will only give reservations […]
Village Board Approves Wilmette Master Bike & Active Transportation Plan
At their 02/23/21 meeting, the Village Board approved the Master Bike and Active Transportation Plan. Planning and implementation of the plan will be part of the 2022 budgetary progress beginning in early fall. Click here to view the Master Bike and Active Transportation Plan. Click here to view the staff presentation of the Master Bike […]
2021 Vehicle Stickers Now on Sale – Display by 04/15/21
Residents can now purchase Vehicle Stickers online: Purchase your Vehicle Sticker here. Senior citizens (ages 65 and older) who meet the annual HUD income guidelines are eligible for a $10 discount (limit one per senior citizen). Click here for the application. The deadline to display Vehicle stickers is April 15, 2021. Stickers can be also be […]
Human Relations Commission – Black History Month Contest
Recently, the Village reinvigorated the Human Relations Commission (HRC) with a focus on conducting community engagement initiatives and community discussions on various topics. Click here for more information on the Human Relations Commission. The HRC has decided to start with a project that was a staple of the Commission in years prior, the Black History […]
COVID-19 Vaccination Resources and Updates
Who is responsible for vaccination distribution in Wilmette? Vaccine distribution and administration is the responsibility of the Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH). As part of federal and state guidelines, vaccines are only allotted to the 97 certified health departments in the State of Illinois. Of those certified health departments, only 4 are municipalities […]
Spring 2021 Edition of the Communicator is Now Available!
The 2021 Spring edition of the Village of Wilmette Communicator is now available online! Additionally, all addresses within Wilmette will receive a copy in the mail. This post was published on 02/05/2021.
Revised Suburban Cook County Mitigation Guidelines
Subsequent to the State of Illinois’ announcement that Region 10 (Suburban Cook County) would move from Tier 1 mitigations to Phase 4 of the COVID-19 Restore Illinois Plan, the Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) issued Mitigation Order 2021-1 to outline its approach to delaying the full implementation of Phase 4. CCDPH is the […]
Updated Village Hall Hours & Services
Beginning Monday, January 18, 2021, Village Hall will operate under the following limited hours and with the following safety guidelines in place: Limited Hours: Monday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Only employees will be allowed in work areas. Face masks […]
Village President Bielinski Signs Ninth Amended Disaster Declaration
Village President Bielinski signed an Amended Disaster Declaration on December 24th, 2020. To view the ninth amended declaration, This post was published on 12/28/2020.
April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election Information (Updated)
Four Village Board Offices on Ballot The consolidated Election will be held on April 6. The Village has four Village Board offices on the ballot; one office for Village President and three offices for Village Trustee; all are 4-year terms. The following candidate’s names will appear on the ballot in the order presented. Village President […]