The League of Women Voters of the La Grange Area (LWVLGA) will host the event “Supreme Court Decisions Presentation” on August 13, 2019

League of Women Voters® of the La Grange Area will host the event “Supreme Court Decisions Presentation”   The League of Women Voters of the La Grange Area (LWVLGA) will host the event “Supreme Court Decisions Presentation” on August 13, 2019. The event will include a brief discussion of some of the high priority cases […]

Cooling Center located at Village Hall

There is an Excessive Heat Warning in our area for the next several days.  We want to remind our residents that the Village of Brookfield has a cooling center at Village Hall.  It is located in the Recreation Department in the lower level of the building located at 8820 Brookfield Avenue. If you, or someone  […]

Public Input Needed for Bike Trail Study

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP), in partnership with the Forest Preserve District of Cook County and the Villages of Riverside, Brookfield, Lyons, and North Riverside, is currently studying potential alignments for the Des Plaines River Trail between 26th Street and Ogden Avenue.  The project could potentially fill a major gap in regional trail […]

Brookfield Home to 2 New Multi-Family Developments

Village officials including President Kit Ketchmark and Trustee Brian Conroy today gave a warm welcome to 2 new multi-family developments in Brookfield.  The first is 4531 Forest Avenue, which is the location of a 6-unit upscale, high-tech apartment building featuring all the technology “must-haves” of a contemporary building (Wifi, Bluetooth, Alexa, 5.1 sounds system, etc.). […]

Zoo City Treats Re-Opens, Expands

In case you missed the “grand re-opening,” the long-time store on Grand Boulevard has re-opened as Zoo City Treats & Bakery.  As before, they will be selling a wide variety of ice creams featuring multiple brands (including foodies’ favorite Hudsonsville Ice Cream) as well as new baked goods offerings.  The store is located on the […]