Historic Preservation + Wilmette’s Future: Commission Shares Insights

On Monday December 13th the Ready Set Wilmette team met with the Village’s Historic Preservation Commission to discuss the Comprehensive Plan process and themes, goals and vision of historic preservation in Wilmette, how the Village has changed in recent years, and how the community might think about “preservation” in the future. The conversation was ledContinue reading Historic Preservation + Wilmette’s Future: Commission Shares Insights

‘Tis the Season to Pause, Reflect, and Think About the Future…

Season’s Greetings, Wilmette! As we approach the end of 2021, we first want to say thank you to all who have participated so far in the Comprehensive Plan. The planning process kicked-off in Fall, and to date we have had a pop-up event, our first Open House (in-person and virtual), several meetings with local committeesContinue reading ‘Tis the Season to Pause, Reflect, and Think About the Future…

Talking Past, Present, Future: Sesquicentennial Workshop

On Monday November 15th the Ready Set Wilmette team met with Wilmette’s Sesquicentennial Planning Committee to discuss themes being considered in the Village’s Comprehensive Plan. The discussion dug into several of the Comprehensive Plan themes and started with a question specifically aimed at the committee’s work, “What are the biggest changes to happen in WilmetteContinue reading Talking Past, Present, Future: Sesquicentennial Workshop

Housing Commission Weighs In: Discussion Summary

The Ready Set Wilmette team recently met with the Village’s Housing Commission to discuss the Comprehensive Plan process, review programs and development, and consider what housing related issues and opportunities are facing Wilmette today and what they might be in the future. The meeting was led by the team’s housing experts from Applied Real EstateContinue reading Housing Commission Weighs In: Discussion Summary