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Massachusetts Superior Court Dismisses Challenge To Brookline’s Tobacco-Free Generation Bylaw

Town Administrator Chas Carey announces that the Town of Brookline's Tobacco-Free Generation bylaw has withstood a court challenge and will remain in effect. The bylaw...

Brookline Invites Community To Share Input For New Public Art Installations

The Economic Development Division, in partnership with the Brookline Arts Center (BAC), invite residents to the "Brookline Art Makes Community" engagement event to help...

Brookline Green Electricity Renewed For Two Years, Default Offering Will Reach...

The Town’s electricity supply program, Brookline Green Electricity (BGE), will begin a new supply contract in December 2022, which will provide fixed prices for...

Town Of Brookline Partners With Helpsy To Offer Free Clothing Recycling...

The Brookline Department of Public Works is pleased to announce that Brookline has partnered with Helpsy to offer a free and convenient way for...

Brookline Town Clerk Shares Important Information For Voters Ahead Of Upcoming...

The Office of the Town Clerk announces that Brookline residents will have the opportunity to take part in early voting ahead of the upcoming...

Town Of Brookline Shares Information On MassDEP’s New Waste Ban Regulations

The Brookline Department of Public Works wishes to share information on the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's (MassDEP) new waste ban regulations, which take...

Business Owners From Historically Marginalized Groups Encouraged To Utilize “Work With...

As the Town of Brookline reaches the one-year anniversary of its partnership with Qwally, Town Administrator Chas Carey and Chief Procurement Officer David Geanakakis...

Brookline Select Board Unanimously Terminates Ashley Gonzalez From Police Chief Position

The Select Board has today unanimously voted to terminate the employment of Ashley Gonzalez from the position of Chief of Police following a disciplinary...

Town Of Brookline Invites Community To Workshop About Proposed Redevelopment Of...

Town Administrator Chas Carey and the 10 Brookline Place Committee (10BPC) invite residents to a community workshop about the proposed redevelopment of 10 Brookline...

Town Of Brookline Names John Moreschi As First Assistant Town Counsel

Town Administrator Chas Carey and Town Counsel Joe Callanan are pleased to announce that John Moreschi has been named as the Town of Brookline's...

Town Of Brookline Promotes Melissa Goff To Deputy Town Administrator For...

Brookline Town Administrator Chas Carey and Select Board Chair Heather Hamilton are pleased to announce that Melissa Goff has been promoted to Deputy Town...

Town Of Brookline Invites Community To Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration

The Town of Brookline's Indigenous Peoples Celebration Committee and Office of Diversity, Inclusion & Community Relations wishes to invite the community to the annual...

Town Of Brookline Further Reduces Residential Parking Requirements

Brookline Town Administrator Chas Carey and Select Board Chair Heather Hamilton are pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline will further reduce residential...

Town Of Brookline Recognized In Fortune’s 25 Best Places To Live...

Town Administrator Chas Carey is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline has been recognized in Fortune’s 25 Best Places to Live for Families.  Brookline was...

Brookline Department Of Public Health Invites Residents To Fall Vaccination Clinics

Health Commissioner Sigalle Reiss is pleased to announce that the Brookline Department of Public Health and Human Services will be hosting both Flu and...

Town Of Brookline Awarded Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Grant

Town Administrator Chas Carey is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline’s Sustainability Division was recently awarded a Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness action grant...

Brookline DPW Invites Community To Celebrate Reopening Of Cypress Playground

The Brookline Department of Public Works is pleased to invite the community to attend the Cypress Street Playground Reopening next month. On Saturday, October 15,...

The Most Widespread Traditions In Ireland And Where They Come From

Affectionately called the Emerald Isle, Ireland is a beautiful place to visit. Lots of Irish traditions are well known throughout the world. Its unique...

Devon Fields Named Brookline’s Assistant Town Administrator For Operations

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that Devon Fields will step into a new role as Assistant Town Administrator for Operations for...

Brookline Recreation Asks For Public’s Patience And Support Amid Staff Shortage

Recreation Director Leigh Jackson announces that Brookline Recreation is experiencing a significant staff shortage, and asks for the public's patience and support during this...

Brookline Recreation Invites Community To Brookline Day 2022 At Coolidge Corner

Brookline Day is intended to celebrate the community as a great place to live, work and play in, while fostering a connection among residents,...

Residents Urged To Take Precautions After Second Human Case Of West...

Health Commissioner Sigalle Reiss and the Brookline Department of Public Health report that the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has announced that a second...

Chas Carey Named Next Brookline Town Administrator

The Select Board is pleased to announce it has appointed Charles "Chas" Carey as the Town of Brookline's next Town Administrator. Carey will begin his...

Brookline Department Of Public Works Announces Reopening Of Renovated Cypress Field

Commissioner Erin Chute Gallentine and the Brookline Department of Public Works are pleased to share that Cypress Field is now open following extensive renovation...

Brookline Department Of Public Works Seeking Community’s Help In Watering Shade...

Commissioner Erin Chute Gallentine and the Department of Public Works are seeking the community’s help watering shade trees in town amid an ongoing drought. Severe...

Grand Reopening Of Larz Anderson Lagoon, Including Temple Of Love, Footbridge...

Commissioner Erin Chute Gallentine and the Brookline Department of Public Works invite members of the community to the grand reopening of the Larz Anderson...

Brookline Symphony Orchestra Announces 2022-2023 Concert Season

The Brookline Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andrew Altenbach proudly announce their 2022–2023 season, which contains pieces by such well-known composers as Béla Bartók,...

Town Of Brookline Reminds Residents Of Transition To Passport Parking App

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner would like to remind residents that starting today, August 15, 2022, the town will solely offer the Passport Parking app...

Statement Of Brookline Town Clerk Ben Kaufman Regarding Discrepancies In Voter...

The following is a statement by Town Clerk Ben Kaufman regarding discrepancies in town voting records. “Earlier this month, the Town Clerk’s Office received a...

Massachusetts Lawmakers Reached A Decision On The Legalization Of Sports Betting...

Following a vote that was reached early on August 01, 2022, by state lawmakers, Massachusetts is now one step closer to having legally sanctioned...

Brookline Department Of Public Works To Provide Trash Amnesty Pickups For...

The Town of Brookline will provide a Trash Amnesty pick up the first week of September, as part of the Brookline’s Hybrid Pay-As-You-Throw (HPAYT)...

Amanda Hirst Named Director Of Public Library Of Brookline

The Board of Trustees of the Public Library of Brookline today announced the appointment of Amanda Hirst as the new director of the Public...