Housed in its own building adjacent to Town Hall and the Pierce School, the Brookline Health Department provides a…More variety of services to ensure the health of people living and working in Brookline.
In addition to promoting healthy lifestyles through a variety of public-awareness initiatives, department staff are responsible for overseeing child-care providers, inspecting facilities that prepare and serve food, organizing immunization clinics and helping town departments prepare for the possibility of a public-health emergency.
Dr. Alan Balsam serves as the department's director.
Situated in the heart of Brookline Village, Brookline's six-story town hall is home to the majority of the town's…More offices and serves as a meeting place for its many boards, commissions and committees. The building was completely gutted and renovated in 2008.
Town Hall is home to the school, finance and public works departments, as well as the offices of the town clerk, town counsel, town administrator and Board of Selectmen. The police, fire and health departments are housed in adjacent buildings in Brookline Village.
Metered parking is available in a lot between Town Hall the Pierce School and on nearby streets, though spaces can be hard to find during evening meetings. Town Hall is a short walk from the Brookline Village Station on the T.
Public restrooms are located adjacent to the Treasurer's Office on the ground floor, or across from the elevators on all other floors.