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

Cooling Center located at Village Hall

There is an Excessive Heat Warning in our area for the next several days.  We want to remind our residents that the Village of Brookfield has a cooling center at Village Hall.  It is located in the Recreation Department in the lower level of the building located at 8820 Brookfield Avenue. If you, or someone  […]



Street Sweeping Information

Please check the signs at the beginning and end of your block to ensure you are parking on the correct side.

Please remember to keep your cars moved to the correct side of the street during the entire time posted, between 8:00am and 4:00pm.

Friday Night Summer Concert Series STARTS FRIDAY JUNE 7th at 7pm-8:30pm

Concert Line up

Concert Line up



Village of Brookfield Community Alert System


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This system enables us to provide you with critical information, as well as community news quickly in a variety of situations.




2019 Street Construction Project updates and information can be viewed by clicking below