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Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter
2:11 pm CST December 19, 2018

Global fallout from President Donald Trump’s trade war is having an effect on Winnetka’s garbage trucks.

Acting on the recommendation of Assistant Public Works Director Jim Bernahl, the Village Council unanimously approved the purchase of two replacement garbage trucks for $507,117 at its final meeting of the year Tuesday, Dec. 18.

Last year the village purchased two comparable replacement trucks for $486,536.