Thanks to the Winnetka Park District, the rain couldn’t keep us away. We enjoyed meeting with you all and hearing your preferences about the downtown streetscape concept plans.
Winnetka Egg Hunt
Saturday March 31st
West Elm Park, 1155 Elm Street
Rainout Location: The Skokie School Gym, 520 Glendale Ave
Thanks to everyone who came out to our Open House last month!
February is nearly over, hooray! So let’s celebrate and start thinking about getting back outside and enjoying our streetscape environment!
Thanks to your plentiful ideas and input, we have a set of Streetscape Concepts ready for your review. Please join us on Monday, February 26th from 6-7pm at Village Hall (Council Chambers) for the Streetscape Concepts Open House, wherein we will showcase exhibits for consideration and comment. The Streetscape and Signage Task Force meeting will immediately follow the open house; all public is welcome to attend both the open house and task force meeting!
Hey Winnetka! Thanks to your plentiful ideas and input, we have a set of Streetscape Concepts ready for your review! Please join us on Monday, February 26th from 6-7pm at Village Hall (Council Chambers) for the Streetscape Concepts Open House, wherein we will showcase exhibits for consideration and comment. The Streetscape and Signage Task Force meeting will immediately follow the open house; all public is welcome to attend both the open house and task force meeting!
Big thanks to everyone who braved the windy weather to attend the Streetscape and Signage Plan Open House at Village Hall on 12/04. Scroll down to view some snapshots from the event.
Holiday Ice Expo: Were you unable to make it to the open house? Never fear, more opportunities are here! Come out and join us at the Holiday Ice Expo, details below:
Elm Street Business District: Streetscape and Signage Plan
Calling all Winnetkans! Join us at an open house meeting to discuss the Elm Street Business District Streetscape and Signage Plan. Weigh in on what types of design and character you’d like to see in Downtown Elm Street! Village staff and consultants Teska Associates will be on hand to review the project scope and to discuss streetscape and signage opportunities. We hope to see you there!
Check out the Village Newsletter highlighting the streetscape + signage plan!
Greetings Winnetka Downtown Plan followers!
Thanks to everyone who participated in the Downtown Master Plan and Urban Design Quick Poll, we learned that improved places to stroll, gather and dine in Downtown were top priorities. In September 2017, the Village hired Teska Associates, the consultant that led the Downtown Master Plan, to work with the community to create a Streetscape and Signage Plan focused on the Green Bay Road Corridor and Elm Business District.
In addition to this website serving as a resource for the Downtown Master Plan, moving forward, all announcements and materials related to the Streetscape and Signage Plan will also be posted here. Should you want to unsubscribe from receiving updates about the Streetscape and Signage Plan, you can do so by clicking the link at the bottom of the email notification received. Alternatively, if you are viewing this on the project website’s news page, please enter your email in the footer to become a subscriber.
We hope you will all stay involved and continue sharing ideas on Winnetka’s Downtown Streetscape + Signage Plan as you so generously did for the Downtown Master Plan!
Between the final vacations of summer and getting the kids prepped and ready for school, we know how fast the month of August goes. That’s why we’re giving you a full 3-weeks heads-up to mark those calendars and…
Join us on Monday, August 29th at 6pm for a Preview Party to celebrate Winnetka’s Downtown Master Plan. The past 10 months of collaborative feedback, engagement, workshops and events have come down to this! Come view your ideas and input in action. Boards showcasing proposed plan elements will be on display, chat with steering committee members and consultants. Be sure to stick around for the final Steering Committee meeting to highlight the Plan starting at 7pm!
Open House Preview Party: View Winnetka’s Downtown Master Plan
Hey Winnetka! Join us tonight (7pm at Village Hall) to review the Draft Urban Design and Land Use Sections of the Downtown Master Plan. We have been listening, learning and refining recommendations based on the steady flow of input received over the past year. Come out at 7pm to view a presentation on the proposed recommendations and district-specific considerations. Have something to add? Great — Open mic is yours following Steering Committee discussion.