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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

Early Voting

Brockton voters can cast their ballots ahead of the November 3rd state election from Saturday, Oct. 17 through Friday, Oct. 30. All early voting sessions will be held at Westgate Mall, 200 Westgate Dr.Read More

Online Public Meeting to discuss Environmental Cleanup

The Department of Planning and Economic Development will be hosting an online public meeting on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 6 pm to discuss environmental cleanup alternatives for the former Corcoran Building located at 308 Montello Street. The City intends to apply for a grant from the US Environmental Protection Agency to remove several underground…Read More

Water Main Flushing

The Brockton Utilities Division will conduct a water main flushing program starting September 21, 2020 and continue through October 8, 2020.  The majority of the work will be done between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 1:00 a.m.  The activity will cause discolored water in varying degrees in all sections of the city.  Persons who…Read More

2020 Census Video

Watch the 2020 Census video in English here: Watch the 2020 Census video in other languages here: More

Amendment to the Executive Order

Due to Brockton's designation as a "higher risk" community, effective tomorrow Saturday August 22, Mayor Robert F. Sullivan has ordered a Citywide curfew for all residents and visitors between the hours of 11 pm and 5 am with exceptions for essential travel. He is also closing the Harold D. Bent Playground at Ash Street Park; the…Read More


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Ballot Dropbox

There is a ballot dropbox located outside city hall by the handicap entranceRead More

School Announcement

Last night the Brockton School Committee chaired by Mayor Robert F. Sullivan voted unanimously to begin the first term of the 2020-2021 school year with a fully remote program due to a recent increase in COVID-19 cases. The Brockton School Committee will review the City’s active COVID cases every two weeks. Brockton Public Schools will transition…Read More

Gathering Reminder

The Commonwealth has issued guidance around holding large gatherings and graduation ceremonies to allow people to celebrate special occasions in a responsible way.  We know that this time of year is usually filled with celebrations and we are grateful for the many residents of the Commonwealth who have followed the guidance to keep people safe;…Read More

JAG Byrne Grant available

The City of Brockton is eligible for $68,703.00 in grant funding from the FY20 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program funds from Dept. of Justice/Bureau of Justice Assistance.  JAG funds awarded to a city under this FY 2020 solicitation may be used to provide additional personnel, equipment, supplies, contractual support, training, technical assistance,…Read More