Brockton News: Health & Environment

Halloween in Brockton

Mayor Robert F. Sullivan urges residents to consider skipping traditional trick-or-treating and follow state guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19 during the Halloween weekend. Please see the attached for more details. Brockton Mayor Urges Caution for HalloweenRead More

BPS Student Flu Shot Clinic

There will be a Flu Shot Clinic sponsored by CVS and the Brockton Public Schools at Brockton High School, 470 Forest Ave., Brockton. Drive-up appointments are available October 26 through November 21. The flu shot is now required for all children 6 months of age or older who attend Massachusetts child care, pre-school, kindergarten, K-12,…Read More

Stop the Spread

BAMSI will provide COVID testing in Brockton as part of the Stop the Spread campaign at these times and locations: -Monday, October 19th, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, at 1090 Main St. -Wednesday, October 21st, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, at 105 Belair St. -Thursday, October 22nd, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, at 375 Westgate…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

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

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

Have you attended a large gathering? GET TESTED!

Have you attended a large gathering? Get Tested at no cost to you. Wednesday, June 17th and Thursday, June 18th Over 50 sites across the commonwealth. Go to Mass.Gov/GetTestedRead More

COVID-19 Testing Update

The Brockton High School COVID-19 testing site, staffed by Brockton Neighborhood Health Center at 470 Forest Ave., is now available Monday and Thursday, 12 pm to 7 pm, and Wednesday, 9 am to 4 pm to anyone regardless of symptoms including non-Brockton residents. Patients must call 1-844-483-7819 to schedule an appointment.Read More

Brockton Organizations COVID Response Site

Pre-Registration and Appointment Required STEP 1: Call COVID-19 Hotline 1-844-4TEST19/1-844-483-7819 Testing is now open to all in the Greater Brockton community If you have a primary care provider with Signature Medical Group, press 1. If you have a primary care provider with Brockton Neighborhood Health Center, press 2. If you have a primary care provider…Read More

Brockton Organizations COVID Response Site

Pre-Registration and Appointment Required Step 1 - Call COVID-19 Hotline 1-844-483-7819 to see if you meet testing criteria Step 2 - You will be pre-registered and given an appointment date and time Step 3 - Go to Brockton High School on your appointment date and time Step 4 - You will get a call when…Read More