Village Welcomes New Business to Downtown

Brookfield is now home to a new business, the Painted Studio, which has opened in the downtown shopping district on 3744 Grand Boulevard.  Owner Morey Curtis Dunbar sponsored a grand opening on March 23, with free workshops and tours of her store, preceded by an open house on March 22.  Dunbard intends to offer a […]

Project NICE Set for Saturday, April 27

Project NICE is coming!  Come be a part of one of the largest community events of the year. Each year over 300 volunteers come together in order to clean up parks, plant flowers, mulch trees, pick up trash, conserve natural resources and beautify our public spaces. All of which makes Brookfield a better place to […]

Village to Seek Metra Station Roof Bids

The Village of Brookfield will initiate the formal process to obtain bids for the replacement of the downtown Metra station located near the intersection of Burlington and Prairie (by Irish Times). This effort will be an important step in keeping the station in good physical condition, preventing future leaks and continuing to improve the overall […]

Bowling Alley Demo to Start March 18

The Village will begin the bowling alley demolition in earnest on March 18.  The demo is scheduled to be completed over an 11 day period ending on March 29.  Clean-up work will take place in April. Prior to the actual demolition, the Village’s demo contractors will be performing asbestos remediation in preparation for the demolition […]

Village to Host Adopt-A-Spot Event March 9

The Village’s Brookfield Beautification Commission (BBC) will hosting its annual Adopt-A-Spot volunteer sign-up event on Saturday, March 9th at Brookfield Village Hall.  The sign-up will take place from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. The Brookfield Adopt-A-Spot program provides individuals, families, organizations and businesses with the opportunity to “adopt” a designated area of the Village, typically for a […]