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City, Neighborhood Services, and Veteran Affairs

Last updated: 7/2/16

City, Neighborhood Services, and Veteran Affairs

We help make sure all residents and neighborhoods in Boston have access to the City’s services.

Committee chair: Councilor McCarthy

Vice chair: Councilor O'Malley

Members: Councilor Baker, Councilor Jackson, and Councilor LaMattina

We work with utility companies to keep costs down and services efficient. We also supervise the City’s programs for veterans and families.

Among the responsibilities of the committee, we work on:

  • wireless voice and data communications
  • utility facilities and operations
  • hackney and jitney licenses, and
  • parking in the City.
Still have questions? Contact:
City Council
1 City Hall Square
Room 550
Boston, MA 02201-2043
United States
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Need to Know

The City Council is made up of 15 standing committees. We also create special committees to address certain needs in Boston.