The DPW - Transportation Division receives numerous complaints each year from Brookline residents claiming that motorists are speeding on their streets. The DPW staff coordinates closely with the Brookline Police Department Traffic Division to review all complaints and prioritize them based on our familiarity with traffic flow and safety conditions in the area. As a result, a neighborhood request for a safety improvement evaluation cannot always be addressed by the DPW in the order in which it is received.
If you or your neighborhood association would like to request that a safety improvement measure or measures be evaluated for application on a specific street or streets, complete the Traffic Calming Request Form (PDF) and submit it to:
DPW - Transportation Division
333 Washington St.
Brookline, MA 02445
In accordance with the Traffic Calming Policy the order in which applications are reviewed and studied are: