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How to watch a City Council hearing

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The Boston City Council regularly holds meetings and hearings that are open to the public.


Watch online

You can stream hearings and weekly meetings online. You'll also find the City Council TV schedule.

City Council TV online

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You can search through our video archives for older footage.


Watch on TV

To view hearings and weekly meetings, you can watch on:

  • Xfinity: Channel 8
  • RCN: Channel 82
  • Fios: Channel 964

Or watch in person

Most hearings and meetings are held in the Iannella Chamber on the fifth floor of Boston City Hall:

1 City Hall Square
Boston, MA 02201

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