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Posted on: September 7, 2018

About Us

About Us

Find out who we are and how to become a member.

Braintree Partnership on Substance Use - Spotlight
Posted on: September 7, 2018

Get Educated

Get Educated

Resources for parents, youth and young adults, and educators.

Braintree Partnership on Substance Use - Spotlight
Posted on: September 7, 2018

Get Help

Get Help

Find information on drug and alcohol addiction help, programs, adolescent services, family support, grief support, harm reduction, advocacy organizations, and more.

Braintree Partnership on Substance Use - Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: January 17, 2020

The Science of Mindfulness

Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use

Christine O’Shaughnessy of Mindfulness Presence

On December 13, 2019, the Partnership sponsored Christine O’Shaughnessy of Mindful Presence for The Science of Mindfulness.   Christine introduced 50 participants to mindfulness m...

Read about the Science of Mindfulness Event

Braintree Partnership on Substance Use News
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Red Ribbon Week

Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use

From October 23 – October 31, 2019, we celebrated Red Ribbon Week, the oldest and largest drug prevention awareness campaign. Both children and adults enjoyed The Red Ribbon, A Story of Hope, a tale of a troubled kingdom and how a weaver&rsq...

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Braintree Partnership on Substance Use News
Posted on: September 7, 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 conf...

INTERFACE Helpline Service

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News Flash

Posted on: April 7, 2020

Braintree Police add three new officers to the department

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Officers John Donahue, Arthur Venier and Matthew Gillis graduated from the MBTA Transit Police Academy’s 44th Municipal Police Officers’ Class on Friday, April 3, 2020. 

The 22-week program features classroom and practical trai...

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Braintree Police Department News
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Braintree Police Operational Changes Due to Covid-19

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Our lobby and records department will continue to remain closed to the public.  If you need police response, please dial 781-794-8602 or 9-1-1.  If you need to speak with a police officer for advice, ask questions or file a non emergent ...

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Additional Info... Braintree Police Department News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

BPD Launches New 'Law and Order...To Go' Campaign to Support Local Restaurants

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Chief Mark W. Dubois is pleased to announce that the Braintree Police Department is launching a new campaign to support local restaurants while they are only able to provide takeout and delivery services.
While everyone is doing their part to promote socia...
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Braintree Police Department News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Braintree Police Department Announces Promotion of Two Deputy Chiefs

 Left to right: Mayor Kokoros, Deputy Chief Want, Deputy Chief Cohoon, and Chief Dubois

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 5th, 2020BRAINTREE -- Police Chief Mark W. Dubois is pleased to announce the promotion of two members of the Braintree Police Department tonight.Lt. Timothy Cohoon was promoted to be the Deputy Chief of Operations and Lt. Michae...Read on...

Braintree Police Department News
Posted on: December 20, 2018

Text to 9-1-1 is Now Available

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Due to a recent completion of enhancing 911 call centers statewide, citizens across the Commonwealth can now send text messages to 911 during a life threatening situation or emergency. Although the preferred method is to still call 9-1-1, text to...
Text to 9-1-1 Information

Braintree Police Department News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Braintree is on Nextdoor

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The private social network for your neighborhood.

Residents click here to sign up! Braintree Police Department News

News Flash

Posted on: January 2, 2020

Mayor Kokoros Welcomes You

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Welcome to the Town of Braintree’s website.  This website will allow you to navigate your town government, pay your bills online, be informed of upcoming meetings and events, stay up-to-date with town news, conduct business, and have yo...

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Mayor's Office Home - Mayor's Spotlight

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: April 9, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus - April 9, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 9, 2020

New Cases: 29

Total Cases: 197

Please be mindful of the following steps you can take to help prevent the t...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - April 8, 2020

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It is with great sadness that Mayor Kokoros reports the first death in Braintree due to COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, as well as to all who are suffering from the effects of this pandemic. 

April 8, 2020

New Cases: 22

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Town of Braintree Important Information Regarding Your Tax Bill

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Mayor Charles C. Kokoros would like to inform residents that, per recently signed state legislation, the Town is extending the due date for several categories of tax and other Town bills in response to COVID-19.

In accordance with the Act to Address Challe...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - April 7, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. The National Guard recently conducted testing in congregate settings such as nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - April 6, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 6, 2020

New Cases:     34

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Norfolk County Mosquito Control Aerial Larvicide Application

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The Norfolk County Mosquito Control District will be conducting helicopter applications of the biorational larvicide Bti (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis) to control mosquito larvae.  These applications will be conducted over the Town of Brain...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Board of Health Update - April 5, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 5, 2020

New Cases:     8

           

Total...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Board of Health Update April 4, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 4, 2020

New Cases:     11

           

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Braintree Board of Health Update - April 3, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 3, 2020

New Cases:     10

           

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus - April 2, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 2, 2020

New Cases:     11

          &...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - April 1, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

April 1, 2020

New Cases:     5

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Mayor Kokoros Invites Residents to Participate in National Census Day

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With National Census Day today, Mayor Charles Kokoros would like to share the three different ways residents can fill out the 2020 Census.

The 2020 Census can be completed online here. The Census can also be completed by mail or over the phone.

"Fillin...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 31, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

March 31, 2020

New Cases:     5

          &...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 30, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

March 30, 2020

New Cases:     6

           

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Modified Services Provided By The Office Of The Town Clerk

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On March 17, 2020, Mayor Charles C. Kokoros issued a Declaration of Emergency in the Town of Braintree, effective immediately, to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19 within our community.  This declaration includes a closure of Town Hall to t...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 29, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 29, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

March 29, 2020

New Cases:     1

           

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 28, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. Please visit our website at www.braintreema.gov for daily updates.

March 28, 2020

New Cases:     8

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 27, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. Please visit our website at www.braintreema.gov for daily updates.

March 27, 2020

New Cases:     3

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 26, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. Please visit our website at www.braintreema.gov for daily updates.

March 26, 2020

New Cases:     2

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 25, 2020

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The Braintree Board of Health will continue providing information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree. 

March 25, 2020

New Cases:     6

           

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 24, 2020

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On March 24, 2020 the Braintree Health Department was notified of 4 new COVID-19 cases in Braintree. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Braintree is now 6. The Health Department is initiating protocols as established by the Massachusetts Depa...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Resources for Substance Using Individuals and Individuals in Recovery

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As we grapple with COVID-19, it is important to remember that social distancing does not mean social isolation. Connection is critical to maintain sobriety for those struggling with substance use disorder (SUD), who rely on supportive networks as a crucia...

Local, State and National Resources Available

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Governor Baker Issues Order Prohibiting Gatherings Of More Than 10 People

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Mayor Kokoros would like to inform you of Governor Charlie Baker’s emergency order issued today March 23, 2020 requiring all business and organizations that do not provide "COVID-19 Essential Services" to close their physical workplace...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Mayor Kokoros Signs Emergency Order To Close Personal Care Service and Gym/Fitness Facilities

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  • Hair salons
  • Barbershops
  • Nail salons
  • Tanning Salons
  • Day spas
  • Massage and body work establishments
  • Tattoo, piercing and body art establishments
  • Aesthetics establishments
  • Gyms and fitness centers

Available Resources

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Mayor Kokoros Announces Emergency Policy on Public Meetings

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The Town of Braintree is dedicated to maintaining all essential functions of municipal operations while protecting the health and safety of its residents. Many of our Board and Commission meetings constitute essential functions that we need to continue an...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Board of Health Coronavirus Update - March 19, 2020

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On March 19, 2020 the Braintree Health Department was notified of a second resident who tested positive for COVID-19. This individual tested positive while in the hospital and remains an inpatient at this time.

The Health Department is initiating protocols...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Temporary Emergency Protocol for Building, Plumbing, Gas, and Electrical Inspections

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Inspection Protocol Effective March 18, 2020 (PDF)

In an effort to continue to make sure our residential and commercial constituents are provided with safe and timely inspections during this public health emergency the following are inspection protocols th...

Effective March 18, 2020

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Local Special Election - POSTPONED

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Local Special Election - POSTPONED - TO BE RESCHEDULED

On March 18, 2020, the Norfolk County Superior Court issued an Order allowing for the postponement of the March 28, 2020 Special Election. Based on the circumstances surrounding the current health emer...

Special Election to be Rescheduled

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

What To Know About The Coronavirus

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Mayor Charles C. Kokoros and the staff of the Health Department would like to share current information about an emerging global health concern, the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, COVID-19.   Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that may cause re...

Learn More About The Coronavirus

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Rain Barrel Program

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Join the Braintree Stormwater Division in managing Stormwater at your own home! We will be offering discounted Rain Barrels produced here in Massachusetts through The Great American Rain Barrel Company. Pick-up will be on June 24th, 2020 from 5 &ndash...

Order Your Rain Barrel Today

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Water Quality Advisory

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Please see attached Water Quality Advisory from the Tri-Town Board.

Dear Water System Customer:

In an effort to be proactive and transparent in managing and protecting the Tri-Town’s public water supply, the Tri-Town Board recently conducted volun...

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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 21, 2019

2020 U.S. Census Braintree Kick-Off

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The Town of Braintree has partnered with the US Census Bureau to support the upcoming 2020 census. As their partner, we’ll be working to ensure that the residents of Braintree are accurately represented. Data from the census helps inform plannin...

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