Village Receives National Award for Solar Energy

The Village of Brookfield was recognized today by the national SolSmart program at an event at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory. Keynote speakers were Congressman Bill Foster and Illinois Deputy Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti, who issued an proclamation (see link below) honoring the Village along with a small group of other Illinois local […]

Response to “An Open Book” Opinion Article in the RB Landmark

The Village of Brookfield appreciates the honest feedback given in the opinion article “An Open Book” published in the January 24th, 2018 Riverside-Brookfield Landmark. It is often difficult to hear negative feedback, but it is one very important way that organizations are held accountable and allowed the opportunity to improve. First and foremost, the Village […]

Brookfield Receives Regional Recognition for New Zoning

The Village of Brookfield received recognition from the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) recently. The RTA posted a “story map” about the zoning changes adopted a year ago and the Transit Oriented Development (TOD) zoning projects in Brookfield and other communities.  See that story below. RTA Story Map Additionally, the RTA updated their blog with more […]

Water Main Repair

Saturday, January 13, beginning at 6:00 a.m., there will be repair work due to a water main break at the NW corner of Prairie & Burlington.  The southbound lane of Prairie, north of the intersection, will be closed to traffic throughout the duration of the repair.  BNSF will be providing flaggers for the work to be completed in […]

Water Main Break

There is a water main break affecting the 3300 and 3400 blocks of Prairie.  This will also affect the 8900 block of Monroe. We are working diligently to get this fixed as soon as possible so water service can be restored.   Once the water is turned back on, boiling the water is NOT required. […]