The Village Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th for Thanksgiving.
“In the old days, Adlai Stevenson used to come over and ride on that cinder path [now Whippoorwill Farm Preserve]. I remember coming to Deerpath Farm through the woods and ponds that led to a large, open field.” – Lee
Mettawa is dedicated to preserving open lands and low-density residential development. The village maintains trails for pedestrian, bicycle and equestrian usage.
Five forest preserves within the Lake County Forest Preserve District are located within village boundaries.