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City Clerk

City Clerk

We accept, file, record, and maintain all municipal records for Boston. For the public, we sell various licenses and permits and can notarize and attest to documents.

The City Clerk publishes the agenda for all City Council meetings, records all Council and related Mayoral actions, and edits and compiles the minutes of Council meetings. The Department also maintains the City Council document system database and publishes all ordinances and amended codes on a yearly basis. The City Clerk is also responsible for overseeing the work of the Archives Commission.

You must complete any public business transactions before the cashier closes at 4:30 p.m.

Maureen Feeney
Maureen Feeney

Maureen has been the City Clerk for the City of Boston since 2012. From 1994 to 2011, she served on the Boston City Council, representing the neighborhood of Dorchester.

City Clerk
1 City Hall Square
Room 601
Boston, MA 02201-2014
United States
Office hours
Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cashier Hours

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Public notices

We add information on City of Boston public meetings and hearings to the public notices section of our website.

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Our office maintains public records, including all information related to the City Council. Learn more about posting notices for public meetings and hearings.

Upcoming meetings and hearings

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Feb 28

Licensed Premise Violations Hearing

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Feb 28

Boston School Committee Hearing

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Mar 1

Licensing Board Hearing

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Mar 1

City Council meeting

City Council meetings

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