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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Northbrook 4th of July Events

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The Village of Northbrook and Northbrook Park District are excited to celebrate Independence Day with the traditional 4th of July fireworks and a new schedule of events for the community to enjoy together. 

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Plan Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs)

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What are Accessory Dwelling Units?Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are residential units subordinate in area to the primary residence on a property. Currently the Village is contemplating Zoning Code amendments to determine whether or not ADUs should be al...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Northbrook Village Board Appoints Cara Pavlicek as Next Village Manager

Northbrook News

At the June 22, 2021, Village Board Meeting, Village President Kathryn Ciesla and the Northbrook Village Board appointed Cara Pavlicek as Northbrook’s next Village Manager.

Ms. Pavlicek brings more than 20 years’ experience as a Village...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Freedom Park Honors Those Currently Serving

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Do you know any Northbrook residents currently serving in the military? Please call 847-664-4038, with their name, rank, and station. The information will be used to update the plaque honoring those serving at Freedom Park under the flagpole between Villa...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Illinois Enters Phase 5 of Restore Illinois

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Illinois is now in Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois reopening plan. Effective June 11, the state has eliminated all capacity limits on businesses, large-scale events, conventions, amusement parks, and all other venues. Mask requirements f...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Flamingo Friday "Welcome to Northbrook" Drive-Thru Kickoff Event - June 18

Northbrook Events

Flamingo Friday season is here! Northbrook's Community Relations Commission is hosting the annual Flamingo Friday "Welcome to Northbrook" Kickoff Event on Friday, June 18, from 4:30-6pm. This drive-thru event is taking place at Village ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

State of Illinois Mask Guidance

Northbrook News

Following guidance from the CDC that fully vaccinated people can stop wearing a mask and practicing social distancing in most indoor and outdoor settings, Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced that Illinois has al...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Northbrook Climate Action Plan - Call for Public Review

Northbrook Climate Action Plan

The Village welcomes review and input from the public on the Draft Northbrook Climate Action Plan, available at this webpage. Over the past 6 months, the Climate Action Planning team (made up of a diverse set of community stakeholders and Village staff) h...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Changes to Northbrook 4th of July Events

4th of July

With the consideration of safety first, the Village of Northbrook and Northbrook Park District have made the decision to cancel, modify, or postpone many of the traditional Independence Day activities.

The Village and the Park District have made the joint ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

ParkMobile Cybersecurity Incident

Northbrook News

ParkMobile, the parking payments vendor used for the Village’s commuter lot services, became aware of a cybersecurity incident in March. This incident is linked to a vulnerability in a third-party software utilized by ParkMobile. No Village syst...

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Posted on: February 8, 2021

Village Manager Recruitment

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Northbrook's Village President and Board is beginning the recruitment process for the next Northbrook Village Manager.

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

2020 Property Tax Levy Approved

Northbrook News

On December 8, 2020, the Village Board approved an ordinance establishing the Village’s 2020 property tax levy. The approved levy is $21,865,790, roughly a $17,000 decrease from 2019.

What are property taxes?A property tax is levied on all real p...

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

Village Board Passes Affordable Housing Plan

Northbrook News

At their December 8, 2020, meeting, the Village Board passed historic amendments to Northbrook’s Affordable Housing Plan in an effort to increase housing opportunities for a diverse population and to provide housing for those who live or work in...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Protect Yourself from Unemployment Scams

Scam Alert

The Northbrook Police Department has seen an increase in unemployment scams and warns residents to be cautious. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a spike in imposters filing claims for unemployment benefits with the names and personal informa...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Be Aware of Ruse Entry Burglaries

Northbrook Alert

The Northbrook Police have received reports of ruse entry burglaries, a crime where the perpetrator seeks to distract or draw a resident out of their home. These criminals specifically target the elderly and may impersonate workers from gas, cable, electr...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

E-Recycling Program

Recycling

The Electronics Recycling program takes place on the first Tuesday (7am-3pm) and first Saturday (9am-noon) of the month. For the safety of staff and attendees, the following protocols have been put in place:

  • The event will be contactless, and residents wil...
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Posted on: September 8, 2020

New CRS Rating Reduces Flood Insurance Premiums

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The Village was recently reclassified as a Class 6 community by the National Flood Insurance Program through the Community Rating System (CRS). This new rating results in a 20% rate reduction for flood insurance policies issued to Northbrook property owne...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Northfield Township Recycling Program

Recycling

Northfield Township’s recycling program has resumed on weekdays from 7am-3pm, excluding holidays, through October 29 at the Road District garage (237 Melvin Drive).. Find more information and a list of accepted items at www.northfieldtownship.co...

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Posted on: April 11, 2020

Scam & Burglary Reports in Northbrook

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We’ve received reports of "maintenance worker" scams, where someone poses as a professional needing to do unexpected work on or near your house. Scammers are also posing as employees from the Village’s “Water Depart...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Village Earns Silver Designation from SolSmart

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The Village of Northbrook has received Silver designation from the national SolSmart program for making it faster, easier, and more affordable for homes and businesses to go solar. This designation recognizes the Village for taking bold steps to encourage...

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