The 2021 NC elections are coming. YOU SHOULD RUN!

We’re looking for a few good neighbors who are conscientious, community-minded, and passionate about Winnetka.

You can run for elected office at the local level representing your neighbors. Seven board seats, which is half the Board, are up for election on May 4, 2021.

Anyone 18 or older who lives, works, owns property, or is otherwise invested in our neighborhood’s success is eligible to serve.

File by February 16 to run for a seat on the WNC Board and the chance to help shape decisions on housing, homelessness, transportation, the environment, arts, and everything else that affects Winnetka.

Run for Office

Terms are four years, in which you’ll directly advise the City Council, Mayor’s Office, and all other City agencies on matters affecting our community. See our website,, and the City Clerk’s for more info. Don’t hesitate to contact current Boardmembers for insights on our responsibilities, privileges, and time commitments:

File on the NC Candidate Filing Portal

See who’s running

Sign up for a Candidate Information Session to learn more.

Learn what it means to be a candidate on this short video:

Election Timeline:

Election Timeline