Brockton News: Community

Civil Service Exams

There will be a Civil Service Exam for Correction Officer I and Correctional Program Officer A/B on April 18, 2020. Taking the Civil Service Exam is the first step to a rewarding career as a correctional professional in the Massachusetts Department of Correction. The Yearly Base Pay for the COI is $58,680.44, and for the…Read More

Mission22 comedy night

Community awareness event in the war against veteran suicide.Read More

Small Business Webinar

Join us on Friday, April 3rd at 2 pm for a COVID-19 update with the Metro South Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Small Business Administration, Brockton Mayor Robert F. Sullivan and the Massachusetts Office of Business Development. Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_S8dqIVZYTxmGWglVYlUf9gRead More

2020 Census Kick-Off Celebration

There will be a kick-of celebration for the 2020 Census on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Brockton Community & Family Center at North Middle School, 108 Oak St., Brockton. There will be free activities for kids. Staff will be on hand to answer your questions.Read More

Yard Waste Collection

Due to current circumstances beyond our control, the City is requiring a temporary limit of 2 barrels and 8 bags of yard waste per household per week. Due to limited staffing, yard waste collection may fall behind. Please leave curbside - DO NOT BRING BACK IN - and it will be collected as soon as possible.…Read More

EPA Encourages Americans to Only Flush Toilet Paper

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is encouraging all Americans to only flush toilet paper, not disinfecting wipes or other non-flushable items that should be disposed of in the trash. Flushing only toilet paper helps ensure that the toilets, plumbing, sewer systems and septic systems will continue working properly to safely manage our nation’s wastewater.…Read More

Open Space & Recreation Plan Public Input Sessions Postponed

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED, BUT PLEASE FILL OUT THE SHORT ONLINE SURVEY AT: https://t2m.io/UNB3ih21 Help shape the future of Brockton's parks and open spaces! The City of Brockton is updating its Open Space & Recreation Plan to provide direction for how the City will maintain or improve the quality of its open spaces and…Read More

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

Small Business Administration on Disaster Loans Webinar

Mayor Sullivan and the Metro South Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a webinar with the Small Business Administration on Disaster Loans. Please register here: https://myemail.constantcontact.com/Business-Recovery-Assistance.html?soid=1011225418281&aid=pjzlvh-D8ZsRead More

Open Space & Recreation Plan Public Input Sessions Postponed

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED, BUT PLEASE FILL OUT THE SHORT ONLINE SURVEY AT: https://t2m.io/UNB3ih21 Help shape the future of Brockton's parks and open spaces! The City of Brockton is updating its Open Space & Recreation Plan to provide direction for how the City will maintain or improve the quality of its open spaces and…Read More