The Select Board and Public Health Director Dr. Swannie Jett have ordered a moratorium on eviction proceedings for both residential and commercial tenants for the duration of the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.
Additionally, landlords are prohibited from seeking entrance to a property for any non-emergency matter, including showing the property to prospective tenants, until further notice. A landlord or their designee may still access properties to fulfill their obligations to maintain their property and ensure suitable living conditions for their tenants.
There was one new case of COVID-19 reported in Brookline today, for a total of 362 confirmed cases since the outbreak began. For more information about case data in Brookline, click here.