Welcome to Brookfield!
City of Brookfield
116 West Brooks
Brookfield, Mo 64628
We know that moving to a new community can seem overwhelming.
Hopefully this page will help make your transition a little easier.
Please call us at 258-3377 if you have any questions.
County and city taxes on personal property (vehicles, trailers)
and real estate (land, buildings, lots) can be paid after November 1.
City taxes can be paid here at our office. County taxes can be paid at
the County Court House, 108 N. High Street, Linneus.
Taxes become delinquent after December 31st. A 2%/month penalty will be added after that date.
Both county and city taxes are mailed to you, but if you prefer
you may pick up a copy of your city tax statement any time after
November 1st at our office.
Your water bill covers water, sewer and trash services.
In compliance with Ordinance 98-25, a water and sewer deposit is
required for each new service. This deposit will be applied to your
bill upon written request after 24 months of no delinquent payments. If
you move, the deposit will be transferred to your new address. Or, if
you move out of town, this deposit will be applied to your final bill
upon written request, and any balance will be refunded to you.
An additional deposit will be required if your water service is shut off for non-payment.
The senior citizen trash rate (for 65 and over) gives a $2.00
discount on the trash bill. If you qualify for this rate, you must
There is a night deposit available. Enter through the back door
(to the police station). The night deposit slot is located in the hall,
between the payment windows.
City stickers are required on all licensed vehicles for
Brookfield residents. Personal property taxes must be paid before we can
issue the sticker. If you did not pay personal property tax in Brookfield you will need to present taxes paid of your prior residence. City stickers are $3.50 per car/truck/suv, $2.00 for motorcycle and $15.00 for 4-wheeler, Side-by-side and golf cart.
Failure to display a valid city sticker may result in a ticket of violation.
If you decide to open a business, you are required to purchase a
business license. For more information, please call the office.
If you plan to build or add on to your property, you may need a building permit. Please call 258-5300.
JUNK CAR ORDINANCE
Owning a vehicle that is unlicensed, inoperable, and has been
parked, stored, or displayed in a residential area for a period in
excess of thirty (30) days is prohibited. Doing so will subject you to a
fine and a summons to appear in court.
See the City Clerk at City Hall (116 West Brooks, Brookfield)
* Empire District (gas company): 1-800-424-0427
* AmerenUE: 1-800-552-7583
* Pay at Brookfield Tire, 501 West Helm Street, Brookfield
Fireworks are allowed within the city limits; however, there are
certain restrictions. For more information, contact our office.
The City of Brookfield requires all pet owners to have their
dog(s) licensed. You may purchase a dog tag at City Hall. Please bring
proof of rabies vaccination from your veterinarian. We MUST have this
before we can issue a tag.
School and community news can be seen on cable Channel 6. If you
are a member of a not-for-profit organization and would like to air an
upcoming activity on Channel 6, please contact this office.
YARD CLIPPINGS, LEAVES
Lawn clippings and leaves can be taken to the compost site (on
North Brunswick Street, just south of East Sedgwick Street). All yard
waste is to be removed from containers (plastic bags, barrels, etc.)
before depositing at site. There is no charge. There is also a facility
for branches and brush at the same address. Follow signs.
Call WCA Trash Services for additional information at 1-888-935-0711.
The driver’s written exam and driving test are given in the
Municipal Court Room at City Hall every Thursday from 9:30 to noon and
12:30 to 4 pm.
Vehicle and operator license renewals can be completed at the License Office, 223 N. Main Street.
| HOW TO REACH US
| City Hall
|| Water Plant
| Water Office
|| Rosehill Cemetery
| Code Enforcement
|| Police Department
| Parks & Recreation
|| Fire Department
| Buildings & Grounds
|| Economic Development
| Swimming Pool
|| Public Works
911 service is available in our community.