|Planning and Community Development|
Welcome! Planning & Community Development handles many land use and planning issues for the Town, including Planning Board review of developments, economic development, affordable housing, historic preservation and the Town's federally-funded Community Development Block Grant program.
New Programs and Partnerships:
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Kara Brewton, Acting Director of Planning and Community Development Department/ Economic Development Director
Polly Selkoe, Assistant Director for Regulatory Planning
Joe Viola, Assistant Director for Community Planning
Linda Hickey, Head Clerk
Derick Yung, Secretary
Have a question and not sure who to ask? Ask the PLANNING OMBUDSMAN
Neighborhood Conservation Districts:
Two warrant articles were approved related to the establishment of Neighborhood Conservation Districts (NCD's.) These copies are NOT offical copies - please contact the Town Clerk if you need an official copy of what was approved by Town Meeting.
Also see the Hancock Village Planning page for more information on this issue.
Organizational Assessment of the Brookline Planning & Community Development Department
The Town Administrator commissioned the Collins Center of the University of Massachusetts Boston to conduct an organizational study of the Town's Planning and Community Development department.