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


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

New Resident Information Booklet

Click here


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.

Village of Brookfield Community Alert System


Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our NEW notification program!

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