Posted on: February 27, 2017

Pilot Commercial Loading Zone Permit

At the request of merchants, the Transportation Division is trialing a new commercial loading zone permit that will enable businesses to use a personal vehicle to load/unload goods in already designated loading zones for FREE!.

The permit application inclu...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017


Interested in a FREE DIRECTORY LISTING? In partnership with the Town of Brookline, all Brookline businesses can sign up for a free listing in the Brookline Chamber of Commerce 2017 Directory. Having a listing in the Directory also allows the Town to provi...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Statement of the Board of Selectmen


Please read the Brookline Board of Selectmen Statement dated February 7, 2017 regarding the Town of Brookline's status as a Sanctuary Town.

Posted on: February 21, 2017

Nominations Open for 7th Annual Youth Awards


Sponsored by, the Town of Brookline, and the Coolidge Corner Theatre, the Brookline Youth Awards celebrate local teens who are making a difference. There is no specific criterion a young person has to meet to be recognized. The Brookline ...

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Learn more about the Brookline Youth Awards
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Hybrid-Pay-As-You-Throw Launches in May

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Brookline's Hybrid-Pay-As-You-Throw (HPAYT) refuse collection system launches in May!  Waste cart selection is due by March 10th!

HPAYT is a refuse collection system where customers select a waste cart based on their household's refuse output. Click h...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

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


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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Building Committee for the 9th Elementary School
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Hancock Village Master Plan


The Town, a number of abutters to Hancock Village, and Chestnut Hill Realty have reached an agreement for a Master Plan for future development of Hancock Village.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Winter Preparedness Tips


During the winter months snow, ice, and freezing temps are always a possibility.  Please take a few minutes to review our Winter Preparedness Tips:

* AlertBrookline: Being informed is extremely important! Anyone who lives, works, studies, plays, has r...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Town Administrator Elected MMA President


The Brookline Board of Selectmen are pleased to announce that Town Administrator Mel Kleckner was elected President of the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA), at the organization's 38th Annual Meeting and Trade Show held in Boston on Janua...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Regulations for Bulky Items


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!


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


Town of Brookline: Illegal Dumping

Sanitation and Recycling Mission:
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...