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 […]

How to Respond to the 2020 Census without a Census ID

Invitations to complete the 2020 Census were sent to households in April. The invitations included a Census ID; however, you do not need your Census ID to complete the questionnaire. Here are instructions for completing the 2020 Census without a Census ID. More information on the 2020 Census can be found here: https://brookfieldil.gov/census-2020/

Due Date for Art in the Park Extended to May 25!

The due date for submissions for the mural at Ehlert Park was been extended to May 25, 2020. Call for ArtistsThis is a great opportunity to showcase your creative talent and to beautifyand enhance Brookfield’s Ehlert Park, by designing and painting an outdoormural. The 10’ x 10’ wall for the mural faces west, and is […]

The Village of Brookfield is now on Twitter

The Official Village of Brookfield Public Safety Twitter Page launches today! In an effort to provide our residents and community partners with information via another platform, we believe there is a need to do that now more than ever. Twitter postings will be published primarily through our Police and Fire Departments, along with other important […]

Brookfield Park Closures

Brookfield_Park Closures In our best efforts to minimize risk to our residents due to Covid-19, all playgrounds will be closed. This is in accordance with our state regulations and Governor Pritzker’s Executive Order. All walking and bike paths and green spaces will remain open. Please follow all social distancing precautions including remaining 6ft in distance […]