Playgrounds and Splash Pad Reopened – June 30, 2020

Our Village of Brookfield playgrounds and splash pad are officially reopened. They will not be monitored daily for cleaning or disinfecting. Use is at your own risk. Splash Pad Hours of Operation:Monday – Friday 10:00 am-6:00 pmSaturday and Sunday 9:00 am-5:00 pm Signage will be posted at all Playgrounds & Splash Pad requesting social distancing, […]

Hydrant Flushing – June 30, 2020

Water Department Hydrant Flushing Program Hydrant Flushing Scheduled: Tuesday, June 30 Bordering streets: Section 8 – Maple to Grove Avenue & 31st to 26th Street Section 4 – Maple to Grove Avenue & Burlington to Washington Avenue Section 3 – Grove to Golf Road & Southview to Washington Avenue Why Are We Flushing? Each year, the […]

Census 2020 – June 12

Beginning June 1, the Census Bureau began delivering questionnaire packets to the front door of households who do not receive mail at their physical address. Residents who do not receive a questionnaire packet can help make sure Brookfield counts by completing the Census online at, by phone at 844-330-2020, or by mail.  The Census totals […]

Road Closures – June 11, 2020

There is a scheduled, peaceful protest on Thursday, June 11, 2020 starting at 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.  The route of the protest starts in La Grange and travels down Ogden Avenue to Maple Avenue. Street closures will be in-effect along Ogden Avenue from Eberly Avenue to 1st Avenue for the duration of the protest, […]

Drive-thru Celebration Update

NEW requests are no longer being taken for celebration drive-thrus. Our Police and Fire Departments have conducted over 120 birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, celebrations of life and return of deployment celebrations since April. We will do our best to honor celebrations confirmed prior to 5/27/20; however, due to the increase in call volume, departments may not […]

North Riverside Mall Disturbance

Brookfield Residents: Please hold off all requests for NON-EMERGENCY calls or inundate the WC3 Dispatch Call Center with inquires about protesters. There is a large disturbance at North Riverside Mall, including reports of shots being fired. Please stay inside if at all possible.

Additional Bulk Item Pick-up has Concluded

As previously announced, additional bulk item pick-up related to flood cleanup, which began in earnest on Wednesday, May 20, ended on Wednesday, May 27. This schedule allowed for pick-up to occur on every regularly scheduled collection day for a one-week period and accounted for the one-day delay due to the Memorial Day holiday. As a […]

Groot: Flood Clean Up May 19, 2020

Beginning today (5/19), Groot will be picking up flood damaged bulk items in addition to the one bulk item allotted for regular pick up. Items can be set out on your normal pick-up day and need to be properly prepared: carpeting needs to be rolled, dry wall and bundles of debris need to be cut […]