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Town Of Brookline Awarded State Grant To Assist With Medical Transportation...

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner and Brookline Council on Aging (COA) Director Ruthann Dobek are pleased to announce that the COA was recently awarded a...

School Capital Subcommittee Meeting

The School Capital Improvements Subcommittee will be meeting on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the 5th Floor Conference...

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...

Town Of Brookline Retains Coveted Top Bond Ratings From S&P, Moody’s

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline once again has received the highest possible bond ratings from two...

New 25 mph Default Speed Limit In Brookline

This week Brookline's default speed limit went down to 25 mph where not otherwise posted. State law historically made a reduction in the speed limit...

Town Of Brookline Asks Community To Complete Survey Ahead Of Website...

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline is redesigning its website, and he encourages community members to complete...

Brookline Office Of Emergency Management Shares Tips To Help Residents During...

September is Emergency Preparedness Month, and Chief John F. Sullivan and the Brookline Office of Emergency Management would like to remind residents of the...

Manhole Explosion In Coolidge Corner Shuts Down Area

Representatives from the gas company say the manhole explosion in Coolidge Corner Friday was not gas-related. Police closed the street in both directions and...

Town Of Brookline Invites Residents To Public Hearing On Draft Solid...

The Department of Public Health & Human Services and the Department of Public Works would like to invite the public to attend a public...

Car Crashes In Brookline, Lands On MBTA Green Line’s B Branch...

MBTA crews removed a disabled vehicle from the Green Line’s B Branch after it crash-landed on the tracks early Friday. The incident happened in Brookline...

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...

Community Partnership Committee To Support Engagement Around The 2022 U.S. Open

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner and The Country Club’s General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, Kristen LaCount, are pleased to welcome the 2022 U.S. Open...

Town Of Brookline Takes Action To Improve Rodent Control

Poorly maintained dumpsters with holes, missing or loose lids, or overflowing trash are some of the worst violations of the Town’s Solid Waste Regulations....

Brookline Emergency Management Team Shares Safety Information Regarding Heat Advisory

The Town of Brookline Emergency Management Team would like to share safety precautions with residents ahead of expected hot weather. Residents should be advised that...

Town of Brookline Extends Outdoor Dining Season

The Town of Brookline announces it will extend the outdoor dining season into December. In order to support restaurants that were adversely impacted by the...

Devotion Project Remains On Time & On Budget

The Devotion School Renovation continues to be on time and on budget. If you have driven by the project site on Harvard Street recently, you may...

Brookline Department Of Public Works Encourages Community To “Go Green After...

Public Works Commissioner Erin Chute and Zero Waste Program Manager Katie Weatherseed on behalf of the Brookline Department of Public Works are excited to...

Brookline Department Of Public Health Invites Community To Celebrate National Public...

The Brookline Department of Public Health and Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett invite residents to take part in Brookline’s annual celebration of National Public...

Invitation To Celebrate Reopening Of Rehabilitated Carlton Street Footbridge

The Brookline Department of Public Works would like to invite the public to celebrate the reopening of the newly rehabilitated Carlton Street Footbridge this...

Placard Abuse Prevention Week

The Brookline Police Department will be participating in Placard Abuse Prevention Week to help reduce the misuse of placards statewide. Placard Abuse Prevention Week,...

Town Of Brookline Invites Residents To Attend Community Visioning Kick-Off For...

The Department of Planning and Community Development would like to invite residents to attend the Community Visioning Kick-off for Harvard Street Zoning, hosted by...

Town Of Brookline, Schools Announce Start Of Cypress Field & Playground...

The Town of Brookline Department of Public Works is pleased to announce that the long-awaited Cypress Field and Playground Renovation Project will begin work...

Brookline Weighs Facial Recognition Restrictions

Brookline Town Meeting member Amy Hummel proposed a ban on government use of facial surveillance software, making Brookline the third municipality in Massachusetts to...

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...

Update On Constantly-Evolving CoViD-19 Pandemic

Interim Health Commissioner Patrick Maloney and the Brookline Department of Public Health and Human Services (DHHS) wish to provide the community with an update...

Top 10 Trash Takes Of 2017

Here is a recap of Brookline’s top ten trash and recycling stories for the past year: 1. HPAYT (June 2017) 13,200 Brookline households converted to black...

Partial Building Collapse Prompts Inspection Law Concerns In Brookline

A partial building collapse in Brookline, Massachusetts, last week has prompted new concerns about state and local inspection laws. According to town inspectors, there is...

State Money Helps Massachusetts Communities Save The Environment

When more than 200 communities across the state take small steps to become more energy efficient, the cumulative impact can be significant. In December, the...

Free Shuttle Service Available For Brookline Day 2023

Recreation Director Leigh Jackson and the Town of Brookline would like to announce that a shuttle service will be available for residents to travel...

Brookline Select Board Focuses On Ninth School Options

Faced with more than 20 options for alternative ninth school sites, Brookline is close to wrapping up the first phase of site studies. On Feb....

Town Of Brookline Announces Service Impacts & Parking Ban For Nor’easter

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner and Commissioner of Public Works Erin Chute Gallentine wish to remind residents of parking ban and snow emergency expectations in...

Town Of Brookline & Brookline Community Foundation Launch Community Engagement Effort...

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline and the Brookline Community Foundation (BCF) are launching a community-wide engagement...