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Dec 10

Joint Board of Selectmen and School Committee Meeting on a 9th Elementary School on December 15th

Posted on December 10, 2015 at 10:33 PM by Ben Lummis

A joint meeting of School Committee and Board of Selectmen will take place on Tuesday, December 15th at 6:00 p.m. to consider the next steps related to a 9th elementary school in Brookline. The meeting will be in the Selectmen’s Hearing Room on the 6th Floor at Town Hall. This meeting will take place during the Board of Selectmen’s regular meeting.

On December 3rd, the Board of Selectmen and the School Committee held a public hearing on the proposal to build a 9th elementary school. 52 community members spoke at the hearing. The Committee and Board showed a short presentation that summarized the community input to date. Also, a timeline and process for further study of proposed sites and site selection was released and is available on the town website.

Please visit the 9th Elementary School Study Webpage for a complete update on the process for considering a 9th elementary school. On this page you will find the latest timeline and process, updated FAQs responding to questions that have been submitted by community members, and links to the joint boards’ presentation on December 3rd.