Brookfield Business Sponsors “No Roof Left Behind” Cause

Local business Licitra Roofing is sponsoring an initiative called “No Roof Left Behind” in southern Cook County, as part of a national outreach effort to help homeowners in need. For more information contact Licitra Roofing or go to Local family owned company, Licitra Roofing will accept nominations for a free roof.  Find the No Roof […]

Brookfield Is Turning 125!

With the 125th anniversary of the city’s founding in 1893, the Village of Brookfield will be celebrating its sesquicentennial this year including events spread throughout the year, culminating in Founders Day in November. Please go to the following web page to learn more and stay abreast:  Brookfield Turns 125! Questions?  Please contact Village Trustee Nicole […]

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 […]

Landscape Waste Pick Up begins April 2nd

Spring is here!  Beginning Monday, April 2nd, Groot will begin picking up yardwaste again.   All yardwaste must be in a kraft paper bag or a container marked “Yard Waste”.  Free stickers are available at the Village Hall to mark you cans.  Please be certain containers are not excessively heavy.  Yard waste includes leaves, grass clippings, […]

Bike Brookfield Registration Is Live!

Please mark your calendars for May 19, 2018 for the 3rd annual Bike Brookfield event!  Registration is very easy — just go to to do the quick registration sign-up. Questions?  Please contact Nick Greifer at    

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 […]