reinstating village housing and human relations commissions
At its meeting on July 30 the Village Board's Administration Committee indicated their intention to recommend reinstating Wilmette's Housing and Human Relations Commissions. Thank you to everyone who shared their perspective with the committee. Please visit our Community Engagement, Education and Empowerment page for links to the League's letter to committee, the meeting packet that includes additional public input, and a link to a video recording.
Celebrate Women's Suffrage
19th amendment centennial resources and events
The summer of 1920 marks the 100th anniversary of women being granted the right to vote. Visit the League's coalition partner, the 2020 Women's Vote Centennial Initiative, for a myriad of resources and programs. Register for a virtual event "Casting a Historic Vote: Women's Suffrage in Illinois" hosted by the Wilmette Public Library on August 18.