Bike Brookfield Is Coming Next Week!

The annual Bike Brookfield event is coming – rain or shine!  The Village is gearing up for a fun-filled event on Saturday, May 18, featuring 3 major activities: 9 AM kids bike rodeo 10 AM kids ride 11 AM community bike ride. Please click on the link (Bike Route Map ) to see the map of […]

Growing Season = Mowing Season

Because the days are getting longer and the rain keeps coming, grass and weeds are now growing very quickly. As a reminder, property owners are required to cut grass before it reaches 8″ in length and to maintain bushes so that they do not encroach on the alley or other public right-of-way. The Village’s property […]

Brookfield Participates in State Panel on Attracting Millennials

The Village of Brookfield participated in a state panel last week, “Attracting Millennials to Your Community,” sponsored by the Illinois Tax Increment Association.  The association is a leading voice for economic development, TIF legislation, and professional development in the state.  The topic, while focused on the millennial cohort which now constitutes the largest age group […]

Tony’s Family Restaurant Is Back!

The newly relaunched Tony’s Family Restaurant is back!  The popular diner has re-opened on the 8900 block of Ogden, across the street from CVS and A to Z Pediatrics, serving classic American comfort food, in a beautifully refurbished space.  The successful business has opted to stay in Brookfield while expanding operations – expanding into a […]

Yard waste pick up begins April 1st

Spring is here! Beginning Monday, April 1st, Groot will begin picking up yard waste again. All yard waste must be in a kraft paper bag or a container marked “Yard Waste”. Free stickers are available at the Village Hall to mark your cans. Please be certain containers are not excessively heavy. Yard waste includes leaves, […]

Bike Brookfield Is Coming May 18!

With the winter finally winding down, it’s not too early to start planning for BIKE BROOKFIELD!  The 4th annual bike event will once again feature 3 activities: Kids bike rodeo Kids ride (no tricycles please – just 2 wheelers) 10K community ride Also once again, the first 350 registrants will get a free item (in […]

Brook Park School Fundraiser on Tap

Brook Park Elementary School is excited to share the progress of our Playground Project! You can support this project by donating to the Walk-a-Thon in May or by becoming a sponsor or player at the 2nd Annual BPC Golf outing on June 23rd at Ruffled Feathers. Please visit the Brook Park Council’s Facebook page to […]