Planning and Community Development Department

Welcome to the Planning and Community Development Department! This department handles many land use and planning issues for the town, including:

  • Affordable housing 
  • Economic development
  • Long-term planning
  • Preservation planning
  • Neighborhood Conservation Districts
  • Planning Board review of developments
  • The town's federally-funded Community Development Block Grant program
  • Sustainability and Climate Action Committee activities
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Latest News

  1. Thanksgiving Holiday Information

    In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, November 23rd, please note the following for the Town of Brookline: CLOSINGS AND MODIFIED HOURS: All Town and School offices will be closed. All Public Safety Windows will be closed. All...

  2. National Diabetes Awareness Month

    November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. In this post, statistics about diabetes and available resources in Brookline will be shared. There are two types of diabetes, Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is predominantly seen...

  3. Veterans Day Holiday Information

    TRASH AND RECYCLING PICKUP: Brookline trash and recycling pickup is on a regular schedule the weeks of November 6th and 13th (no holiday delays); all those on the town's trash service should put their containers out for pickup on their regularly...

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