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no responses. July 2, 2019 Josh Henry

Roadside Panhandling Now Illegal in Winchester


Roadside Panhandling Now Illegal in Winchester

A Winchester City Council decision last week means that panhandling is now illegal on city streets. The ordinance was proposed in May, and prevents pedestrians from […]

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no responses. April 26, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Raises Real Estate Tax Rate


Winchester Raises Real Estate Tax Rate

Winchester’s City Council has voted to raise the real estate tax rate. The Tuesday (4/23/2019) vote brings the current tax rate of 91 cents per $100 […]

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no responses. April 12, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Council May Approve Higher Cigarette Tax


Winchester Council May Approve Higher Cigarette Tax

Some members of Winchester’s City Council are pushing to increase the city’s cigarette tax rate. Information on the rate and its impact was presented during Tuesday […]

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no responses. March 27, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Begins City-Wide Sidewalk Repair Program


Winchester Begins City-Wide Sidewalk Repair Program

March 27, 2019, marks the start of Winchester’s sidewalk repair program in the City’s North End. These repairs were approved by Winchester City Council in early […]

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amanda behan

no responses. March 15, 2019 Josh Henry

Winchester Council Tables Senior Center Discussion


Winchester Council Tables Senior Center Discussion

In its meeting Tuesday (3/12/2019), Winchester City Council voted to table discussion on Chicago-based developer HDP’s proposed senior living center. The 162-unit facility has been controversial […]

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no responses. March 3, 2019 News_one

Winchester forwards Senior Living Facility Proposal


Winchester forwards Senior Living Facility Proposal

On Tuesday, the Winchester City Council – voted 6-2 to forward Chicago based Healthcare Development Partners’ proposed Senior Living Facility with a Conditional Use Permit request to […]

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no responses. October 10, 2018 Josh Henry

Winchester Gives Shentel a Cell Tower Deadline


Winchester Gives Shentel a Cell Tower Deadline

Shentel, the telecommunications company that is seeking to put a cell tower in Jim Barnett Park, has been tasked with proving to the Winchester City Council […]

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no responses. September 13, 2018 Josh Henry

Winchester Approves Cell Tower Permit


Winchester Approves Cell Tower Permit

In a Tuesday work session, Winchester’s City Council forwarded a Conditional Use Permit request from telecommunications company Shentel to build a cell tower in Jim Barnett […]

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no responses. May 25, 2018 Josh Henry

Winchester Changes Personal Property Tax Billing Schedule


Winchester Changes Personal Property Tax Billing Schedule

The Winchester City Council ended its current billing system for personal property taxes during its Tuesday meeting this week. For the last 25 years, the city […]

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