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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Braintree Community Blood Drive

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The Town will be hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, December 20th from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM at Town Hall in Cahill Auditorium. Walk-ins are welcome throughout the day - If you would like to make an appointment please call 1-800-RED CROSS (...

Learn more about the Braintree Blood Drive

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Trash Talk: December Recycling Reminder

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Time to rethink Recycling.  

You affect climate change…

Reduce your carbon footprint by Recycling Right!

NO Plastic Bags

NO Food or Liquids

NO Hoses, Wires, Chains

NO Styrofoam

NO Textiles

Empty items loosely into cart

Info on specific items: &...

Learn more about recycling

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Walk-in Seasonal Flu Shots

Walk In Flu Clinic

Flu shots will be administered at the town hall in the Public Health Nurse's office on the basement level every Wednesday from 2 PM to 4 PM. This service will function until supplies are depleted. The service is free of charge and open to Braintree reside...

More information

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: 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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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Stretch Energy Codes

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ATTENTION:

 ALL RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL BUILDERS 

On Monday, October 1, 2019, the Braintree Town Council voted to accept the “Stretch Energy Code” for ALL new home and commercial building construction within the Town...

Read full Stretch Code notice

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

The Town of Braintree Now Accepts Wireless Location Information from Uber Users

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Braintree, MA – Mayor Joseph C. Sullivan announced today that the Town of Braintree, through an agreement with Uber, will now accept precise, device-based location information from Uber users calling the Town’s 9-1-1 Dispatch Center.

As a result of an exis...

Learn more about Uber partnership

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Stormwater Ordinance, Ch. 13.14

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 27, 2019

Contact:

Cynthia O’Connell

Stormwater Manager – Braintree DPW

(781) 794-8930

Public Notice Stormwater Ordinance, Ch. 13.14

Stormwater Regulations Effective as of June 24, 2019

As of June 24, 2019, the Town o...

Read more on Ordinance, Ch. 13.14

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Town of Braintree Joins National Prescription Opiate Litigation

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Press Release

For Immediate Release – 7/3/2019

Town of Braintree Joins National Prescription Opiate Litigation

In May of 2018, the Town of Braintree initiated the process to take legal action against opioid manufacturers and distributors to hold th...

Read 07/03/19 Statement

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

A Statement From Mayor Joseph C. Sullivan

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Press Release

For Immediate Release – 7/1/2019

A Statement From Mayor Joseph C. Sullivan

 

The Town will be conducting a search for the next Chief of Police for the Braintree Police Department to fill the vacancy created by Chief Paul Shast...

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Town of Braintree News
Posted on: June 1, 2019

June 1, 2019

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June 1, 2019 - Petersen Pool and Rink Update

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Late yesterday afternoon, the Town entered into an agreement relative to the transfer of the Petersen Pool and Rink Project to a new private operator. During the month of June, the new d...

06/01/19 Full Statement

Town of Braintree News
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.)...

Read more about GAAD

Town of Braintree News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

May 9, 2019

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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

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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 3, 2019

May 3, 2019

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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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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: 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: 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

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