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1921 Plan of Winnetka: A Living Model for Village Development

Gazette Article by: Barbara Sholl Appeared in the Gazette: Winter 1996 In 1917 a 63-member Plan Commission was appointed by the Winnetka Village Council to study and make suggestions for a comprehensive plan of village development. The “Report of the Commission,” printed in 1921, was prepared by Edward H. Bennett of Chicago, a prominent figure […]