Our Featured Programs
The primary election is coming up on March 18, 2014. Eligible Township residents may register to vote at the Township Office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Two forms of identification, one with your current address, are required.
Medical Ethicist Holds Office Hours at the Township Office
Medical Ethicist Peggy McDonnell is available daily at the Township Office between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. with flexibility. As Director of the Center for Ethics and Advocacy in Health Care, Ms. McDonnell is able to assist residents in resolving problems dealing with healthcare decision-making. She specializes in giving people the tools to make their own choices under difficult circumstances. To discuss your situation and make an appointment, please contact her at 847-609-3934.
Congresswoman Schakowsky's Staff Holds Office Hours at the Township Office
Kris Sadur, Constituent Advocate from the office of Ninth District Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, holds office hours at New Trier Township on the second Tuesday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. The Neighborhood Office Hours program is being offered to help residents with federal government agencies and issues, including immigration and visa issues, Social Security, Medicare, housing and veterans' and postal issues.
Passport Services Available
Appointments to meet with the Township Passport Acceptance Agent are available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from noon to 3:30 p.m. The Township does not take passport photographs. Payment must be made by check or money order at the time of application. There is a mandatory $25 processing fee payable to New Trier Township in addition to standard passport fees. Passport application forms may be picked up at the Township Office or downloaded from the U.S. Department of State website at www.travel.state.gov.
Community Support Grants
Applications for the Community Support Grants program were due by December 31, 2013. Applications are available in pdf or word format. All participants will be notified by mail by February 14, 2014.