Brockton News

Shoe City Festival & Community Event

The City of Brockton hosts the Shoe City Festival and Community Event on October 5, 2019. Come celebrate Brockton's rich history as Shoe Capital of the World! See the Event Calendar for more information.Read More

Aerial spraying beginning September 18 in Plymouth County

The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) will conduct aerial spraying for mosquitoes in specific areas of Plymouth and Bristol Counties beginning this evening of (Wednesday, September 18) and continuing for several evenings. Spraying is weather-dependent and schedules may change.   Some area residents may notice and voice concerns of the low flying plane in our area. …Read More

Household Hazardous Waste Day

Brockton's Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Brockton Recycle Depot, 300 Oak Hill Way from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This event is for Brockton Residents Only. No Businesses. TV's - $10.00, Tires $2.00 No liquids in "drums" accepted. For more information call 508-580-7827 or dpwrefuse@cobma.usRead More

Triple E Virus Risk Updated

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced that laboratory testing confirmed the first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus infection in a male over 60 from southern Plymouth County. This is the first human case of EEE in Massachusetts since 2013. The risk level in nine communities has been raised to critical as…Read More

Bat tested Positive for Rabies on the West Side of Brockton

If anyone has had direct contact with a bat (i.e. bite or scratch), or if a bat is found in a room with a sleeping person, the bat should be safely captured and not released. Wash the affected area thoroughly with soap and water, and immediately seek professional medical advice. Contact local health officials for…Read More

New Brockton Restaurant Guide Available to Residents

The Brockton restaurant guide features over 120 eateries that are open to residents and visitors of the City - a great resource for showcasing the variety of cuisines available. Brockton Restaurant GuideRead More

Silver Lake Water Filtration Plant Pump Well Rehabilitation (DWSRF)

Construction of upgrades and improvements to the Silver Lake Water Filtration Plant, Pembroke, Massachusetts, were financed by the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF). The DWSRF program is administered by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) with joint funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Massachusetts Clean Water Trust. This project includes rehabilitation…Read More

Advanced Water Reclamation Facility Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR) Upgrade Project (CWSRF)

Construction of upgrades and improvements to the Brockton Advanced Water Reclamation Facility (AWRF), 303 Oak Hill Way, Brockton, MA, were financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF). The CWSRF program is administered by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) with joint funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Massachusetts Clean Water…Read More

New Website

The City of Brockton is proud to offer it's citizens a redesigned and updated website. If you have any pages from the previous site saved as a favorite it may no longer work.Read More

AquaHawk System

As the Water Department transitions to a new water monitoring system over the next month you may experience some interruptions with the AquaHawk service. Keep checking the City's website for updates.Read More