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CITY OF BROOKFIELD — City officials report that the pest known as the Emerald Ash Borer has been found in Brookfield.

The city confirmed the presence of the Emerald Ash Borer in the southeastern portion of the city earlier this month. Brookfield is now one of 15 communities in Waukesha County confirmed as having the specimen.

City Parks & Forestry staff were conducting a routine removal of a partially dead ash tree at 110 S. Elm Grove Road when they made the discovery.

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