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

Village of Brookfield Awarded $340,000 Open Space Land Acquisition and Development (OSLAD) Grant for Redevelopment of Candy Cane Park

OSLAD Grant Press Release A Press Release From   The Village of Brookfield     Village of Brookfield                                                 Released by: Timothy Wiberg 8820 Brookfield Avenue                                            Dept.: Village Manager’s Office                                                     […]



Aging Well Senior Survey

The Brookfield Aging Well team is in the process of planning upcoming events and wants to gauge the needs and interests of local senior citizens. Please complete the survey below by clicking on the link. Thank you!




Village of Brookfield Community Alert System


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