Construction Work Near the Brookfield Metra Station

The Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway will begin work at the intersection of Prairie Avenue, Brookfield Avenue, and Burlington Avenue on June 14th.  They will be working on the railroad tracks on Prairie Avenue and traffic will be rerouted to Maple Avenue for approximately two weeks. See the draft detour route by clicking the […]

UPDATE: Village Hall Phone Lines Back Up

UPDATE: As of 10:13 a.m. on Thursday the 10th, phone service has been restored.  Thank you for your patience. Please be aware that the phone lines are down for both Village Hall and the Police Department non emergency number. Please call 911 for emergencies.  If you need to contact the police department for non emergency […]

Hollywood Avenue Closed on May 12th

The BNSF Railway is working on Hollywood Avenue near the Hollywood Metra Station (Zoo Stop) to improve the asphalt areas along the track on May 12th.  Hollywood Avenue near the tracks will be closed for one day.  The work includes minor street repairs.  Train schedules may be impacted.  Visit Metra’s website for up to date […]

Project N.I.C.E. Celebrates 25 Years!

Join us April 28th for the 25th anniversary of Project N.I.C.E.  Come and volunteer to help give our parks and business districts a good spring cleaning.  Come to Village Hall at 8:30 to sign up for your volunteer area.  Then at 11:30 join us at Kiwanis Park for a party to celebrate our 25 year […]

Important Announcement from Metra

Metra released a proposed weekday schedule revision for the BNSF Line. This could impact the Hollywood, Brookfield, and Congress Park Metra station schedules. The BNSF will be the first Metra line to have Positive Train Control (PTC) operational, but the enhancement will require a revision of the line’s schedule starting this summer. There is a […]

Adopt-A-Spot 2018!

2018 Volunteer Sign Up Event Saturday, March 17th Brookfield Village Hall Sign up open from 9:00am to 11:00am Choose a favorite park or other public space to help clean up. Set your own schedule. Work at your own pace. Make a difference in your community! Adopt-A-Spot Flyer

Bike Brookfield Is May 19th!

Hey bike enthusiasts:  Bike Brookfield will be May 19!  This will be a GREAT DAY for outdoor recreation with a full agenda of fun activities including:   – Bike Rodeo for young children (9:00 AM) – Kids ride (10:00 AM) – Community Ride (11:00 AM) – Bike Brookfield Raffle Prizes (11:45 AM)   Last but […]