Brookfield Offers New Business Sign Program

The Village of Brookfield has established a new signage program, offering 0% interest loans to businesses seeking new signage or upgraded signs.  Business pursuing new signage also can get a waiver on their building permit fees.  The program is designed to be a win-win, with the community benefiting by having more attractive signs along Ogden […]

Brookfield Hosts Metropolitan Mayors Caucus

The Village of Brookfield welcomed nearly 50 attendees from the greater Chicago area attending the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus forum on franchise agreements.  The Mayors Caucus Environment Committee discussed how ComEd franchise agreements can be improved via changes to the agreements to incentivize energy efficiency and solar energy projects.  Currently many municipalities (including Brookfield) per the […]

2018 Battle of the Bands

13th Annual Battle of the Bands: Sunday, May 20th   The Village of Brookfield and A Sound Education are hosting the 13th Annual Battle of the Bands.  This year’s battle will be Sunday, May 20th from Noon to 4:00 pm. Whether you’ve come to the battle every year since it’s start, or you’ve never been […]

Community Seeking Artists for Fall Art Fair

Calling all artists!  The Brookfield community is seeking new and established artists for the upcoming fall art festival slated for this fall. See the attached application form for taking part in the art fair.  There is a small application fee and a waiver form that is needed along with the application. Questions?  Contact Abby Brennan, […]

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 […]