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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Statement on the Events in Charlottesville, Virginia

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Last weekend, several hate groups rallied in Charlottesville, Virginia to spread words of hate and bigotry.  Turning from words to violence, their actions led to tragedy leaving three people dead and others injured.  The Town of Brooklin...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Override Study Committee

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At their meeting on August 8th, the Board of Selectmen released a draft Charge for an Override Study Committee that it intends to establish.  The Committee will evaluate the need for a Proposition 2½ tax override for the Town&rsquo...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Brookline Fire Hosting Campus Safety Fair

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The Brookline Fire Department, along with the Brookline Community Foundation, is hosting a Campus Safety Fair at Pine Manor College on Wednesday, August 16th from 10am-11:30am.

Resident Advisors, parents of high school and college students, and students (h...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Understanding Your New Refuse Bill

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The Hybrid Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Collection program brings changes to your refuse bill. Pricing for curbside collection has changed to a tiered cost structure.  Please be sure to take a look at your bill and update any automatic payments to your...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Shop Local at the Brookline Farmers' Market!

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The Brookline Farmers’ Market has been running for over thirty years, thanks to hard-working vendors and wonderful customers.  Market vendors bring a diversity of products, most of which are produced here in Massachusetts.  

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Window Safety for Warmer Weather

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The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has shared important and timely information regarding window safety for warmer weather, especially regarding the safety of children. Their blog entry titled "Kids Can't Fly: Window Safety for Warmer Weath...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement

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The Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project scheduled for Summer 2017 will greatly impact the surrounding area. Visit the MassDOT Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project webpage.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Free Outdoor Concert & Movie Schedules Announced

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The Brookline Recreation Department and the Brookline Parks and Open Space Division have announced their free outdoor Summer Concert and Movie Series schedules. 

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERTS:

The Brookline Recreation Department brings you their free Summe...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Immigration and Refugee Policy

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At their meeting on January 3, 2017, the Board of Selectmen considered the Police Department’s current policies and practices relating to the Town’s compliance with federal immigration programs, especially the United States Immigration...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Stay Up-to-Date on the 9th Elementary School Project

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Sign up online to receive notifications regarding the Building Committee for the 9th Elementary School at Baldwin.

With the final selection of the Baldwin School site as the location of Brookline's 9th elementary school, the project is now in the Feasibili...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Regulations for Bulky Items

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Do you need to schedule Bulky Items?

To help Brookline’s Department of Public Works provide quality and efficient service, while keeping Brookline streets clean, please help in adhering to our regulations regarding BULKY ITEMS.

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Donate and Recycle!

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Donate and Recycle- the best way to get rid of your textiles, books, furniture, and other household items! It will not only help those in need but it will also cut down on the amount of Brookline trash that is being sent to the landfill! Please see the li...Read on...

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Posted on: May 19, 2016

Illegal Dumping

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Town of Brookline: Illegal Dumping

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Protect the public health and safety of the Town of Brookline by providing quality municipal solid waste services and environmental programs that are safe, efficient, cost effective...Read on...

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