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June 8, 2016

Sept 8 – MA primary election

MA State Primary – Nov 8, 2016 – If enrolled in party must vote in that parties primary – If  Unenrolled (meaning you have not selected a particular party) OR YOU ARE ENROLLED IN A PARTY THAT IS NOT LISTED BELOW (NEW) at the poll you can select the primary in which you wish to vote.

  • For listing of candidates in all MA districts see http://www.sec.state.ma.us
  • For information on the election process and other related issues see www.simplycivics.com/2016
  • Democratic Party – For residents of Brookline the only race that has more candidates than slots is for Councillor (Third District – Vote For One – Candidates are:

Marilyn M Petitto Devany (Watertown) – Candidate for Re-nomination. www.marilynpetittodevaney.com/

Peter Georgiou (Lincoln) www.peterg2016.com

William Bishop Humphrey (Newton) www.billhumphrey.net/

Green-Rainbow Party – no competitive races.

Republican Party – no competitive races.

United-Independent Party – no competitive races

June 7, 2016

BALLOT QUESTIONS FOR NOV 8, 2016, MA Election

– Vote Yes or No. (Information from Ballotpedia.org.)

#1 GAMBLING – Expanded Gambling Allows the Gaming Commission to issue an addition Category 2 licenses.
#2 EDUCATION – Increase Access to Public Charter Schools Authorizes the approval of up to 12 new charter schools or enrollment expansion in existing charter schools by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education per year.
#3 ANIMALS – Farm Animal Containment Prohibit certain methods of farm animal containment.
#4 MARIJUANA – Marijuana Legalization Legalizes recreational marijuana for individuals at least 21 years old.
June 2, 2016

Upcoming Elections

State Primary, Sept. 08, 2016

National and State Election – Nov. 8, 2016, US President, US Senator and US House of Representative, MA State Senators and House of Representatives.


					
July 1, 2015

Voter Support – State of Massachusetts

http://www.sec.state.ma.us

Change your voting address? Register to Vote? Check your listed voting address? Where do you vote?

 

May 21, 2015

History of Brookline Residential Tax Rates

Information on Residential Real Estate Taxes in Brookline
Source: Website of Brookline Town Assessor
FY 2016 is July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016
Tax Rate/$1,000
of Assessed
Value
%
Increase
or (Decrease)
Residential
Exemption
(deducted from
taxes owed)
FY2016
$10.42
 (-2.4%)
$2,183.31
FY2015
$10.68
(-6.23%)
$2,043.60
FY2014
$11.39
(-2.23%)
$1,994.70
FY2013
$11.65
+2.19%
$1,954.42
FY2012
$11.40
+0.01%
$1,889.71
FY2011
$11.30
+3.00%
$1,837.46
FY2010
$10.97
+2.72%
$1,787.06
FY2009
$10.69
+5.00%
$1,741.64
FY2008
$10.18
+4.62%
$1,609.46
FY2007
$9.73
+1.91%
$1,618.40
FY2006
$9.55
$1,575.88

 

January 4, 2015

In Massachusetts – Am I Registered? Is My Address Correct?

LINK BELOW  TO OBTAIN THE INFORMATION (You must vote at the Brookline Town Clerk’s Office prior to the day of the election (absentee) or, on the day of the election, at the polling location associated with your registered address). Absentee ballots are available approximately 20 days prior to the election.

http://www.sec.state.ma.us/VoterRegistrationSearch/MyVoterRegStatus.aspx
 
For other states go to the website of the Elections Department
 
Deadline for Change of Address or Registration for May 5, 2015, Brookline Town Election, deadline is April 15, 2015. CANNOT BE DONE ON-LINE.
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