The Brookline Comprehensive Plan serves as the road map for the town's future. It serves as a guiding tool for actions of the town as well as the town's official comprehensive, or master, plan under Massachusetts General Laws chapter 41, section 81D.
The Planning Board will consider amending the Brookline Comprehensive Plan at their July 24th and August 8th 2018 meetings, Room 103, 7-9pm, Room 103. The purpose of these amendments is to incorporate findings and conclusions of recent planning studies that included significant public process. Chapters that may be amended include:
"Affordable Housing" to incorporate the 2016 Housing Production Plan
"Route Nine Corridor" to incorporate the 2015 Route 9 East Visioning Study
"Natural Resources, Open Space, Parks and Recreation" to incorporate Open Space Plan 2018 (soon to be released)
"Economic Development" to incorporate 2018 Perspectives & Opportunities for Brookline's Commercial Areas
"Town, School and Cultural Facilities" to incorporate 2018 Strategic Asset Plan
New Chapter "Climate Action Plan" to incorporate Climate Action Plan