Brookfield Garden Club Hosting Community Event

On Saturday, March 26 at 9:30 AM, the Brookfield Garden Club will host an on-site knife and blade sharpening event. Residents can bring dull knives and gardening tools (learn more at www.sharpeningbydave.com) to get their tools in working order. The Garden Club meets the last Saturday of the month January through October at Brookfield Village Hall, […]

May 21 Is Bike Brookfield Day!

The Village of Brookfield is pleased to announce its first ever Village Bike Ride, 
“Bike Brookfield.”  The May 21 event will consist of three major activities: A “Bike Rodeo” to promote bike safety, coordinated by the Police Department A short Kids Ride for young children A 5-10 Kilometer Family Ride through the major business districts […]

Town Hall Meeting IV

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 is the fourth town hall meeting.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the referendum question for the proposed street improvement program.  Please attend to ask questions and learn about the proposed street and utility improvements for the Village of Brookfield.  If you can’t attend the meeting go to www.brookfieldil.gov/streets2016 […]

Village, Schools Collaborate on 1st Realtor Breakfast

The Village of Brookfield on February 23 held its first Realtor Breakfast in collaboration with area school districts.  The Village was fortunate to have all 4 K-8 and both high school districts participate and deliver remarks on the important activities and projects and curriculum updates the schools are undertaking, while also relaying important facts about […]

Village Joins Winter Bike Challenge

Village of Brookfield staff is taking part in the Active Transportation Alliance’s Winter Bike Challenge.  Besides staying active, the goal is to use biking, or a combination of biking and transit, to take cars off the road.  So far, the Active Transportation Alliance reports that 5,700 miles have been traveled via bike, taking about 6,000 […]

Police Investigate Shooting

At 12:09 p.m. the Brookfield Police Department responded to reports of shots fired at the corner of Grant and Forest.  Police located a male victim in his vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds and was transferred to receive medical attention.  Brookfield Police Department along with local area task force and State Police are currently investigating. Suspects […]