About Mayor Robert F. Sullivan

Robert F. Sullivan, Mayor

Robert F. Sullivan was born and raised in Brockton, MA.

He is the son of Robert and Susan Sullivan and grew up on Wellington Street in Ward two. He attended Brockton Public Schools (Whitman Elementary School, West Junior High School) and graduated from Brockton High School in 1988. He earned his BA and MBA at Boston College, and his JD at the New England School of Law.

Prior to being elected Mayor in 2019, he has served on the Brockton City Council as a Councilor-At-Large since 2006. In that role, he was elected by his colleagues to serve as the City Council President five times.

He previously served as a volunteer Board Member of the Good Samaritan Medical Center (2009-2019), the St. Joseph Manor Nursing Home, and the Brockton Historical Society.

He is a volunteer youth soccer, baseball, and basketball coach within the City of Brockton.  He is a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Church. He is married to Maria (Luizzi) Sullivan, who also grew up in Brockton, and they have three children.

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Initiatives

Brockton Open For Business Initiative

Brockton Open For Business Initiative SignMayor Robert F. Sullivan has launched the “Brockton Open for Business” Initiative – a regulatory reform effort to make it easier to do business in Brockton - and will be embarking on a listening tour that will include visits to several city businesses. To learn more about the initiative click here.

Community Justice Task Force

Following a pledge he took from the Obama Foundation and My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, Mayor Robert Sullivan formed a Community Justice Task Force in order to review police use of force policies; engage the community by including a diverse range of input, experiences, and stories; and report the review findings to the community. The eight members appointed to this task force by the Mayor met biweekly from November 2020 to May 2021 and provided the City with recommendations to address issues of racial inequity. To view these recommendations, click here.

 

Brockton Junior Cadet Program

Mayor Robert F. Sullivan and the Brockton Police Department teamed up to form the “Brockton Junior Cadet Program.” This program is the first of its kind in the City of Brockton and was among the 49 recommendations provided by the Community Justice Task Force to both improve and diversify policing in the City. To learn more and/or to sign up for the program, visit the Brockton Police Department website here.

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6 hours ago
City of Brockton

SHAW’S WEST SIDE TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Per the City's Building Commissioner, Jim Plouffe:

Shaw's west side has experienced a water main break. The store is closed for sanitary reasons as there is no hand washing or bathrooms.

The Building Department is in contact with store management. As soon as all is repaired, they will authorize opening again.

Sanitary inspector is on scene.
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Paula DiGiammo Hird

let’s talk about how the city allowed them the barricade the parking lot between them and the old Stop n Shop when it’s been a easement for over 20 years!

I am mobile and willing to weld on it but not cast so idk if that helps.

Water was flowing out of the parking lot like crazy last night around 8 pm

Any other stores affected?

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2 days ago
City of Brockton

Brockton Community Connections Event
Connect with resources in the Brockton Community

Thursday, March 28th
3:00-7:00
Red Cafeteria, Brockton High School, 470 Forest Ave.

#Brockton #cityofchampions #WhereBetterBegins #brocktondiversity #BrocktonCommunity
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Brockton Community Connections Event
Connect with resources in the Brockton Community 

Thursday, March 28th
3:00-7:00
Red Cafeteria, Brockton High School, 470 Forest Ave.

#brockton #CityOfChampions #WhereBetterBegins #BrocktonDiversity #BrocktonCommunityImage attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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Great idea! Resilient Roses Respite would love to participate

Who can we speak to about hosting a resource table at this event? Thank you!

2 days ago
City of Brockton

Brockton Commission on Women's Issues presents a panel discussion on affordable housing and employment coaching for Brockton's women and girls.
Brockton Public Library Thomas P. Kennedy Branch, 304 Main Street
10:00-12:00

For more details, visit brockton.ma.us/event/panel-discussion/
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Brockton Commission on Womens Issues presents a panel discussion on affordable housing and employment coaching for Brocktons women and girls. 
Brockton Public Library Thomas P. Kennedy Branch, 304 Main Street
10:00-12:00

For more details, visit https://brockton.ma.us/event/panel-discussion/

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Bri Nichols

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