As the Village continues to rebound from the depths of the 2008 recession, the Department of Community & Economic Development is reporting a major pick-up in building activity. The Department has reviewed and approved an increasing number of permits, with permit value growing each year since 2011. In fact, the 2014 permits are nearly 70% […]
ATTENTION!!!! The Village of Brookfield Police Department will begin enforcement of Vehicle Sticker compliance beginning Saturday, August 1, 2015. All Vehicles registered to a Brookfield address are required by Village Code to be registered with the Village. The cost is $40.00 for passenger cars, $80.00 for trucks. For vehicles required to have a sticker by […]
Brookfield Garden Club – Saturday, July 25, 9:30 a.m. We’ll have a general meeting, then tour member gardens. We meet the last Saturday of the month January through October at Brookfield Village Hall, 8820 Brookfield Ave., Brookfield, IL. For more information, contact Debbie at 708-291-0329. http://brookfieldgardenclub.weebly.com/
On Monday night, June 29, the Village Board voted to approve an ordinance by a supermajority allowing modified fire pit regulations to go into effect immediately. The new regulations permit fire pits that are covered and less than 3 feet in diameter and are placed 15 feet from adjacent buildings to be used between the […]
The Village Board of Trustees is expected to vote Monday, June 29 at 6:00 p.m. on a final ordinance to consider open burning and fire pits in the Village of Brookfield. This ordinance will be posted online as soon as it is available as part of the meeting packet for the special board meeting.
The Village of Brookfield was served May 20, 2015 with litigation from the Riverside Brookfield High School District 208 pertaining to the recent Special Use application for a neighborhood parking lot. It is incredibly disappointing in the economic environment of 2015, where every tax dollar should be carefully and efficiently spent, and there are constant […]
In 2013, the Village of Brookfield, through President Kit Ketchmark and the Board of Trustees, prepared a 5-year Capital Improvements Plan to address the anticipated capital needs of the Village. This plan includes a comprehensive assessment of capital needs including: Vehicle and equipment maintenance and replacement for all departments Infrastructure needs including street, sidewalk, sewer, […]
For all residents who still need to update your vehicle stickers, we now have an online interface where you can update your stickers. Simply visit our Online Vehicle Sticker Purchase Website.
The Village has extended the deadline for Downspout Disconnection requirements to May 1, 2015. For more information on this topic please read this document.
The Brookfield Garden Cub meets the last Saturday of every month (except November & December) at 9:30 a.m. in the Brookfield Village Hall. Our goal is to educate gardeners through demonstrations, hands-on workshops, guest speakers, field trips, newsletter articles, and sharing information with fellow gardeners. For Full Scheduling Visit: http://brookfieldgardenclub.weebly.com/