Brockton News: Community

Brockton Mayor Robert F. Sullivan Declares Local State of Emergency

Mayor Robert F. Sullivan today announced a local state of emergency in the City of Brockton which will enable his office to take decisive action to control the spread of COVID-19. The declaration will also allow the city to request federal reimbursement for costs accrued during the emergency response. “City departments and our local partners…Read More

Parking Ticket Hearings Cancelled

The Parking Ticket Hearings scheduled between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM in the GAR Room at City Hall have been cancelled and will be rescheduled.Read More

Online Convenience Fees Waived

The Mayor has ordered that the convenience fees for online bill payments be temporarily waived due to the Coronvirus. To pay online go to our Pay a Bill page.Read More

Digital Imaging for Revaluation Project Begins Monday March 16, 2020.

On Monday, March 16th, 2020, the City of Brockton will start the street-level digital imagery part of the 2021 Revaluation Project. The City has contracted Tyler Technologies and Cyclomedia to digitally photograph the exterior of every property in the city, validate addresses, and gather information on exterior features of existing homes. Correct up-to-date property information…Read More

Wash Your Hands

Follow these steps for proper handwashing to prevent the spread of germs. Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. The information below is translated in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese. Wash your Hands - English Wash your Hands - Spanish Wash your Hands - French Wash your Hands - PortugueseRead More

Mayor Sullivan on COVID-19 Governor Baker’s Announcement

Watch Mayor Sullivan's Video Here! This video has captions. Click the cog on the video and select Caption On to see them.Read More

Board of Health Emergency Meeting

In accordance with M.G.L.c. 30A sec. 18 and 20(b), EMERGENCY NOTICE is hereby given that there will be an Emergency Meeting of the Board of Health held in the GAR Room, second floor of City Hall, 45 School St., Brockton on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 4:00 PM The subject to be acted upon is…Read More

Steps to keep your institution safe by preventing the spread of the Coronavirus

Wash hands with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds. Avoid touching your mouth, eyes, and face. Avoid overcrowded areas and ensure ventilation. Keep restrooms supplied with soap and paper towels or hand dryers.Read More

Coronavirus Update

The City of Brockton is closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Massachusetts and taking proactive steps to support containment efforts and prepare for further spread of the disease. To that end, Brockton city officials are participating in daily briefings with state and federal officials and will share updates for Brockton residents regularly at and…Read More

Brockton Public Announcement – Updated

The latest Coronvirus information can be found here: The latest video from the Mayor (as of 3/16/20) can be found here: Mayor's Video *Brockton Public Announcement* From Mayor Robert Sullivan And Superintendent of Brockton Public Schools Michael Thomas: All schools will be closed on Friday, March 13 and Monday, March 16 so the Facilities…Read More