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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Braintree Celebrates Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)

Braintree, MA – Today, the Town of Braintree marked its second celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD).  The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.)...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

2019 Braintree Community Inclusion Awards

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Announcing Recipients of the 2019 Braintree Community Inclusion Award!

Please join us for the 11th Annual Braintree Community Inclusion Awards on Thursday, May 23rd to honor members of our community that have furthered the ideals of inclu...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

May 9, 2019

Town of Braintree Seal

May 9, 2019

Petersen Pool and Rink Update

 

Braintree, MA – As reported earlier this week, the Town was presented with an option to transfer the Petersen Pool and Rink Project to a new private operator. The Town has worked diligently to re...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019

Town of Braintree Seal

May 6, 2019

Petersen Pool and Rink Update

Braintree, MA – The Town has been presented today with the option to assign the Petersen Pool and Rink project to another private operator as per the contractual relationship that exists with the current d...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Braintree Celebrates National Public Works Week

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Press Release

For Immediate Release – 5/6/2019

BRAINTREE CELEBRATES NATIONAL PUBLIC WORKS WEEK

Braintree, MA – In accordance with the tradition of the American Public Works Association, employees of the Braintree Department of Public Work...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

May 3, 2019

Town of Braintree Seal

As a result of conversations had this week, the Town has agreed to extend today’s 5:00 PM deadline to Monday, May 6 at 2:00 PM. A further update will be provided at that time.

Statement

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Braintree Welcomes Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Press Release

For Immediate Release – 04/17/2019

BRAINTREE WELCOMES BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL

 

Braintree, MA – The Brigham and Women’s Hospital Group has announced that they will be purchasing the property ...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Braintree Zoning Workgroup to be Established

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Press Release

For Immediate Release – 03/30/19BRAINTREE ZONING WORK GROUP TO BE ESTABLISHED 

 

Braintree, MA – The public comments and concerns regarding the Comprehensive Zoning Proposal on March 25th has demonstrated t...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Comprehensive Zoning Project

Zoning Map

Follow and participate in the Comprehensive Zoning Project currently underway - The Planning and Community Development Department with assistance from Horsley Witten Group have established a website for the Comprehensive Zoning Project for public informat...

Zoning Project Information

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

2019 Dog Registration Opens April 1st

Dog named Benny on photo of pond meadow park

The Town of Braintree requires that all dog owners must register their dog(s) each year.  The 2019 Dog Registration licensing period runs from April 1 until June 30. 

Register your dog in person, by mail or online.

Visit our online registr...

Learn how to register

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Statement of Support for the Guard and Reserve

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Town of Braintree

We recognize the Guard and Reserve are essential to the strength of our  Nation and the well-being of our communities.

In the highest American tradition, the patriotic  men  and  women  of &...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Notice of Aerial Larval Control Application

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THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

The State Reclamation and Mosquito Control Board

NORFOLK COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL DISTRICT

144 Production Road, Suite C, Walpole, MA 02081

(781) 762-3681 fax: (781) 769-6436

www.NorfolkCountyMosquito.org

To:  Boards of ...

Full Notice from Norfolk County

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Braintree Files Appeal Of State Decision On Proposed Compressor Station

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Braintree Files Appeal Of State Decision On Proposed Compressor Station

Mayor Joseph C. Sullivan has announced that the Town of Braintree has officially appealed the decision of the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) to grant an...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Braintree MBTA Garage Additional Parking

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With construction underway for the South Shore Garages project, 300 parking spaces at the Quincy Adams garage will be unavailable for approximately 20 months, starting December 12, 2018.

The MBTA is providing additional parking spaces at Quincy Adams and B...

MBTA Alternative Parking Options

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: October 17, 2018

New State Mandated Recycling Guidelines... And Why

In Braintree Recycling Matters

The Town of Braintree, along with every community in Massachusetts, is under increased pressure to address the changes in recycling as a result of international demands to clean up the material that is being put into the curbside carts.  Unwanted...

State Mandated Guidelines

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: September 17, 2018

INTERFACE Referral Service Helpline

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INTERFACE Referral Service Helpline

A Free and Confidential Service for Braintree Residents 

Braintree, MA –  Mayor Joseph C. Sullivan is pleased to introduce The William James INTERFACE Referral Service Helpline, a free and confidential s...

Helpline Information

Braintree Helpline Website Town of Braintree News
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Braintree MBTA Garage Project Pedestrian Detours

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Braintree: Ramp and Sidewalk Replacement, Accessible DetoursConstruction activities will require pedestrians seeking an accessible route from Union Street to Braintree Station follow alternative routes while improvements are underway as part of the South ...

Pedestrian Detour Phases

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: January 18, 2018

Notice: Americans with Disabilities Act

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 In accordance with the requirements of title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"), the Town of Braintree will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its servi...

ADA Notice

Town of Braintree News