Lions, Tigers, and Bike Boulevards! Group rides from Logan Square to Brookfield

The professional development group, Women in Planning and Development (WP+D) and the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) held a fun and educational bike ride to Brookfield on Saturday the 9th.  The group rode out to the Village to learn about pedestrian and bike planning and institutional collaboration in the suburbs. The eleven group […]

Rodent Update for August

To update last month’s report on rodent control, the Village is continuing to work with the Cook County Public Health Department to track complaints and to reduce property maintenance problems that contribute to the rodent population. Although the Village does not have a formal rodent program, the Village has an active property maintenance program that […]

Village Receives Regional Recognition, Asked to Speak at Conferences

Village staff have been asked to present at the Illinois charter of the American Planning Association’s Conference in September.  The topic of the presentation panel is “Navigating Brookfield” and will describe the recent planning and economic development efforts in Brookfield to take the Village on a path towards a more vibrant, diverse, and healthy community.  […]