The City of Boston is governed by Mayor Kim Janey and the City Council with the assistance of various departments, agencies, and commissions.
Kim Janey is the 55th Mayor of Boston. Mayor Janey is leading Boston through the COVID-19 pandemic with a citywide agenda for recovery, reopening and renewal. A proud fourth-generation Roxbury resident, Mayor Janey comes from a long line of educators, entrepreneurs, artists, and advocates.
Boston's movement to end racism
The City of Boston is embracing the opportunity this moment and movement offer us to produce lasting, systemic change. We want to eliminate all the ways that racism and inequality harm our residents.