Brockton News

COVID 19 Online Recovery Resources

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: AA Online meetings NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS: Virtual NA meetings online NA meeting search SMART RECOVERY: SMART Recovery online community Private, convenient, online recovery supportRead More

Special City Council Tax Levy Hearing

There will be a special meeting of the City Council for the Tax Levy on December 7, 2020 at 6:00 PM.  The details can be found here.Read More

City of Brockton Awarded $136,000 in State Grant to Modernize City Permitting System

City of Brockton Awarded State Grant to Modernize City Permitting SystemRead More

Winter Parking Ban begins December 1, 2020

WINTER PARKING BAN PARKING BAN HOURS:  Midnight (12:00 a.m.)  to 7:00 a.m.  MONTHS OF PARKING BAN:  December 1st  to April 1st NO PARKING on the EVEN NUMBERED SIDE of all streets except those streets restricted to one side parking by regulation,  except: NO PARKING ON BOTH SIDES of the following streets or parts of streets:…Read More

Special Meeting for Local Tax Levy

A Special Meeting of the Brockton City Council, will be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM to determine the percentages of the local tax levy for FY2021 to be borne by each class of real property. Written and Oral Arguments will be taken at this time. For more information Click Here.Read More

Yard Waste Collection

Due to heavy volumes, yard waste collection may be delayed beyond your normal trash day. Please DO NOT bring your yard waste back in to your yard once you have placed it curbside. Crews will be by as soon as possible to collect. We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience.Read More

New Water and Sewer User Fees

New water & sewer user fees ($15 each, total $30.00) went into effect on the November bill issued 11/2/20.  It will be billed quarterly from now on. The revenue from the fees will be used towards repairing the water & sewer infrastructure in the City.  Some of the water rates increased which can be found…Read More

Unemployment Claim Fraud

The City of Brockton wants residents to be aware that there have been numerous reports of people receiving notices of unemployment claims being filed in their name falsely. The Mayor has contacted the Department of Unemployment Assistance and has been informed that this is a problem across the Commonwealth. If you receive a notice of…Read More

Notice to Brockton Taxpayers

NOTICE TO BROCKTON TAXPAYERS In compliance with M.G.L. Chapter 40, Section 56 the Board of Assessors has conducted a comprehensive reassessment of all classes of properties in the City of Brockton.  This action was undertaken to comply with that section of the law that requires a five-year certification of property values by the Department of…Read More

RMV Opening in December for customers age 75+to renew their licenses

The Brockton Registry of Motor Vehicles has extended Senior Days for customers age 75 or over to December by appointment to renew their license. To learn more, visit the RMV website www.Mass.Gov/RMV or call 857-368-8005.Read More

City Clerk’s Office Hours

The City Clerk’s Office will be closed Mondays and Wednesdays. For operation, the office will be open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 8:30 am-4:30 pm.Read More