Addressing Rear Yard Flooding in the 3400 Block of Arden and McCormick Avenues

Residents from properties bordering the 3400 block between Arden Avenue and McCormick Avenue approached the Village of Brookfield staff regarding rear yard flooding issues.  Representatives from the Village and Hancock Engineering met with residents to observe the ponding and ultimately Hancock Engineering was directed to obtain elevations in the rear yards and to develop options […]

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 […]

Meet the Creek Sat. September 17, 2016

Join the Brookfield Conservation Commission for Meet the Creek, Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 12:00 to 4:00 pm at the Kiwanis Park picnic pavilion. Take a canoe ride; interact with live reptiles courtesy of the Chicago Herpetological Society, and view fish and other critters found in the Salt Creek. A scavenger hunt and crafts will […]