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.
Expansion of in-person critical City services announced
Mayor Janey announces updates to City of Boston's reopening guidance
Meet the Cabinet HeadsCabinet Heads
Learn about the initiative designed to inform the Mayor and city managers about the overall health of the City.
Transition Committee reportsTransition reports
- Foreword and Introduction
- Arts and Culture Report
- Basic Services Report
- Economic Development Report
- Education Report
- Energy, Environment, Open Spaces Report
- Housing Report
- Human Services Report
- Intergovernmental Relations Report
- Public Health Report
- Public Safety Report
- Transportation and Infrastructure Report
- Youth Report
- Complete Transition Working Groups Report