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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Village Hall and Public Works Reopen to Public

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Starting Wednesday, July 1, Village Hall and the Public Works Center are open to the public. Village Hall is open weekdays from 8:30am-4:30pm, and the Public Works Center is open weekdays from 7am-3pm.

Members of the public will be required to maintain six...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Phase 4 of Restore Illinois

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The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) released Phase 4 guidelines for residents and businesses. All Illinois regions advanced into Phase 4 of Restore Illinois on June 26.

Phase 4 permits gatherings of 50 or fewer with proper...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Northfield Township Recycling Program


Northfield Township’s recycling program has resumed on weekdays from 7am-3pm, excluding holidays, through October 30 at the Road District garage (237 Melvin Drive).. Find more information and a list of accepted items at

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

E-Recycling Program


The Electronics Recycling program is resuming with events taking 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 conta...
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Posted on: June 11, 2020

4th of July Porch Parade

Porch Parade

Thank you to everyone who participated in Northbrook’s 4th of July Porch Parade and made this Independence Day one to remember! The winning displays are as follows:

Overall Best

Most Patriotic

Most Original

Most Likely to Make You Smile

Porch Parade ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Bike Boulevard Open House - July 8, Virtual

Bike Boulevard Open House

Following the adoption of the Northbrook Master Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, the Village is working to design and install its first bike boulevard! Do you want to help design it? Are you not sure what a bike boulevard is? Please join us for a virtual open...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

'Northbrook Strong' Small Business Safe Reopening Grant Program

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Businesses that have incurred costs associated with reopening their business can learn about the Northbrook Strong program.

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

A Message from the Northbrook Village Board

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The Northbrook Village Board is saddened by the acts of violence repeatedly inflicted on the Black community. As leaders of the Village of Northbrook we will not stand silent. We acknowledge the existence of systemic racism and injustice and want to expre...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

A Statement from the Northbrook Chief of Police


The Northbrook Police Department treats all people fairly, impartially, and with concern and compassion, to reduce crime and the fear of crime within the community. 

Yes, Northbrook Police Officers enforce the laws, but our officers also provide s...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Community Outreach - Get Assistance or Volunteer to Help

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In response to COVID-19, the Village of Northbrook has compiled a list of organizations that offer support or are seeking support for those in need - with more options to come!

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Posted on: May 31, 2020

Public Safety Alert

Northbrook Alert

The Village of Northbrook is aware of looting expanding into the suburbs. While there have been no reports of looting in Northbrook, we advise residents and businesses to be cautious and avoid unnecessary activities at this time. Additional Northbrook Pol...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Governor Pritzker Announces Restore Illinois Plan

Restore Illinois

Governor JB Pritzker recently announced a phased, regionally-based plan to reopen the state, guided by health metrics and with distinct business, education, and recreation activities characterizing each phase. Restore Illinois divides the state into four ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2020

Scam & Burglary Reports in Northbrook


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: April 9, 2020

Update from NorthShore University HealthSystem

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NorthShore University HealthSystem reports that, as expected, the hospitals in the system are seeing a steady rise in COVID-19 testing and in confirmed cases. They are working with local governments and faith-based, service, and civic organizations to rea...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Village Earns Silver Designation from SolSmart


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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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Fiscal Year 20-21 Draft Budget Available

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The Village of Northbrook Finance Department prepares the annual budget, a key financial policy and planning document that outlines anticipated revenues and authorized expenditures. A draft annual budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021 (May 1, 2020-April 30...

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