We are carrying out Mayor Walsh’s vision for environmental protection. We maintain Boston's wealth of historic sites, buildings, landscapes, and waterways.
Our team also takes action on climate change. Boston is committed to reducing the carbon pollution that contributes to climate change and preparing for its impacts. We want to build a more sustainable, resilient, and healthier city now and for future generations of Bostonians.
2019 Climate Action Plan
We've detailed 18 strategies to increase carbon reduction from buildings and transportation over the next five years.Read the plan
Boston climate action
Our vision for reaching our carbon neutrality goal and preparing the City for the impacts of climate change.
Conserving Boston’s natural resources
We enhance the quality of life in Boston by protecting water and land resources.
Preserving Boston’s history
We promote and preserve Boston’s many historical and archaeological resources.