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 […]

Firewood free for the taking

The Department of Public Works has taken down several trees this week.  The logs have been left  and residents are welcome to take them for firewood.  Below are the locations: 3516 Woodside Ave. 8626 Riverside Ave. 3828 McCormick Ave 3841 McCormick Ave. 3837 Rosemear Ave. Village Hall Parking lot West Kiwanis 3201 Park Ave. We […]

Village Adopts ‘Zoning Modernization’ Ordinance to Promote Transit-Oriented Development

On January 9, 2017, the Village of Brookfield Board of Trustees adopted state-of-the-art Zoning Modernization that will streamline the development review process for all new construction in the 3 business districts adjacent to Brookfield’s 3 Metra train station depots. By streamlining and improving the development process in tandem with construction and design standards, the Village […]

Village Works with Area Students on “Future City” Competition

As part of a Future City competition, the Village of Brookfield met this week with students from St. Paul’s Lutheran School on a project to advance sustainable development and environmental solutions for the region. This annual event, sponsored by the engineering community, promotes an interest in technology and engineering of middle school students through hands-on, […]

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 […]