Welcome to Brookfield, Illinois
Located just 13 miles west of downtown Chicago, Brookfield is a close-in suburb combining the best of city and suburban living. The Village offers cultural amenities and easy access to downtown Chicago, while providing families the great schools and conveniences of suburban living.
Brookfield is a vibrant diverse community of 19,085 individuals supporting a variety of churches, good schools, an excellent library, low taxes, convenient transportation, and extensive parks and recreation programs. We are committed to economic development, modernizing, building, and making our neighborhoods better and safer. Whether shopping, dining, or enjoying the world-class Brookfield Zoo, you will find our village a remarkable and friendly place. A great place to live, raise a family, shop, and do business, Brookfield is truly a community in every sense of the word. Read more about our history
Important Village Updates
Join the Brookfield Police Department at Dunkin Donuts at 9208 Ogden Avenue to help raise money for the Special Olympics! They will be out there between 5 am and Noon. Come show your support for a great cause Cop on rooftop flyer2018b
Street Improvement Updates:
Eberly from Ogden to 47th Street Road Work
Eberly Construction Update
Eberly Contruction Map
Arden at Brookfield Avenue Traffic Control
Kenny Brookfield-Arden Traffic Control
*NEW INFORMATION* Read what to expect for a:
Street Reconstruction VOB Recon Brochure
Resurface and Curb Repair VOB Resurface Curb Repair Brochure
Street Widening and Resurfacing VOB Widen Resurface Brochure
Financial and Water Reports:
Want to know more about what expenses the Village of Brookfield has every week? The Village Board of Trustees approves a “Warrant List” that contains every expenditure of the Village at every meeting of the Board of Trustees. This list is always available to anyone who wishes to review it as part of the weekly Board of Trustees Packet.
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