Old Colony Planning Council is located in the center of Brockton in the historic Edison building.
Use Google Maps to get directions to OCPC:
From North of Brockton
From Route 24 South, take Exit 18A onto Reynolds Memorial Highway (Route 27). Turn left at Pleasant Street (Route 27), and remain on Route 27 until Montello Street. Turn right, proceed down Montello Street until the intersection of School Street, and Old Colony Planning Council will be located on your right. For parking, turn at the street before the Old Colony Planning Council. Metered parking is available in the lot, and two hour parking is located in a few spots on the street.
From South of Brockton
From Route 24 North, take Exit 17A onto Route 123. Continue on Route 123 for approximately three miles until the intersection of Route 123 and Main Street. From the center lane, take a left turn and move to the right lane of Main Street. At this signal, turn right onto Crescent Street. At the next signal, turn left on to Montello Street. Old Colony Planning Council is located one block ahead on your left. Parking is located behind OCPC. Metered parking is available in the lot, and two hour parking is located in a few spots on the street.
From East of Brockton
(Note: There are several routes from the east that may be faster, depending on the starting location.) From east of Brockton, Route 27 travels from Kingston and through Brockton. From Route 27 westbound in Brockton, at the intersection of School Street and Commercial Street, go straight at the signal and under the railroad bridge. At the next signal, OCPC is straight ahead.
OCPC can be reached by bus and rail:
MBTA Commuter Rail: OCPC can be reached on the Old Colony Middleboro/Lakeville line at the Brockton station. This station is located within a quarter of a mile walking distance of OCPC. The stairs from the station lead to Centre Street. Montello Street can be reached by walking under the viaduct and to the next traffic signals. Turn left, and OCPC is two blocks south at School Street.
Brockton Area Transit: Several BAT routes operate in the area around OCPC. The #1 Route, Montello via North Main, stops on Lincoln Street behind the OCPC offices and can be accessed at many points north of OCPC along Montello Street and at the Walmart in Avon. The #2 Route, South Plaza/Campello via Main Street, and the #12 route from Ashmont, stops on the east side of the OCPC building, and can be accessed along Main Street south of OCPC.