2017 Streets Program Announced

The Village of Brookfield will embark on the largest single year street project in decades following Village Board approval of a contract to the lowest bidder Nardulli Construction. The low bid was approximately 20% below the engineers estimated cost, which saves the referendum tax funds 1.2 million dollars. The 2017 project will start on or […]

Bank Robbery at 9009 Ogden Avenue

At 12:03 P.M. Officers received a call of a “Hold up” alarm at the Citibank 9009 Ogden, followed by a 911 call from inside the bank that a robbery just occurred. Suspect described as possibly a male black 20-30 years old, wearing a grey hoodie had left the bank on foot eastbound with an undisclosed […]

Village of Brookfield and Riverside Brookfield High School Agree to Settlement Proposal Ending Ongoing Litigation

Village of Brookfield and Riverside Brookfield High School Agree to Settlement Proposal Ending Ongoing Litigation Brookfield, IL – Representatives of the Village of Brookfield and representatives of the Board of Education of Riverside Brookfield School District 208 (RBHS) confirm that they have reached joint agreement on terms that will settle the pending litigation regarding construction […]

Village Board of Trustees Authorizes Settlement Discussion

Tonight the Village of Brookfield Village Board of Trustees authorized a new settlement discussion and directed the Village Attorney to enter into discussions with Riverside Brookfield High School to resolve the pending litigation brought on by the High School. A statement by President Ketchmark follows: President Ketchmark: As a result of discussions just concluded among […]

Village Hall Closure

The Village Hall will be closed on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 weather permitting for final construction of the Village Hall parking lot.  The Village Staff will still be at the Village and able to respond via phone, however, the lobby services and parking will be closed.  If the weather does not allow final paving the […]

Midway Flight Pattern Change

UPDATE: The Village has been notified that runway maintenance at Midway Airport required a temporary change to air traffic patterns.  Planes were arriving from the northwest.  This is usually the direction in which planes takeoff.  The maintenance is now complete and air traffic patterns have returned to normal.  Recently, the village has received a substantial […]

A message to the Village of Brookfield…

A message to the Village of Brookfield Residents from Police Chief James Episcopo: July 8, 2016 Brookfield residents, In light of recent events in Dallas, Texas and across the country I want to take a moment to express my sincere gratitude for the outpouring of support for our Police Department, and my officers. The calls, […]