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Mayor's Office

Our mission is to provide executive leadership, as well as set priorities and goals for the City and its neighborhoods.

The City of Boston is governed by Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City Council with the assistance of various departments, agencies, and commissions.

Meet the Mayor

Mayor Martin J. Walsh
Mayor Martin J. Walsh, an accomplished advocate for working people and a proud product of the City of Boston, is the City’s 54th mayor. Mayor Walsh was sworn in to serve a second term on January 1, 2018. Learn more about Mayor Walsh and read his blog. You can also request the Mayor for your event.
Mayor's Office
Contact
1 City Hall Square, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02201-2013
United States
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Latest news

Arts Academy Groundbreaking
Oct 18

Ground broken on Boston Arts Academy in Fenway

Mayor's Office
Landing of British regular troops on Boston in 1768 artwork
Oct 2

Boston Tourism partners to re-enact 1768 landing of British Redcoats in Boston

Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment
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Sep 26

BCYF Vine Street Community Center re-opens October 13

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
Mayor Walsh at a press conference
Sep 13

City of Boston pursues litigation against the pharmaceutical industry

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