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Gregory T. Rooney

Commissioner, Property Management

Gregory T. Rooney was appointed Commissioner of the City of Boston Property Management Department by Mayor Martin J. Walsh in 2016, and serves in the Operations Cabinet. In his role as Commissioner, Greg leads the City’s management, maintenance, repairs and security for the City’s municipal buildings. The Property Management Department also manages and maintains the coordinated street furniture program throughout the downtown areas, as well as provides technical assistance, scheduling and management of special events at City Hall and Faneuil Hall. The department focuses on preserving and protecting the City's assets in a way that positively impacts the delivery of service and quality of life for Boston residents and employees.

Prior to accepting the role of Commissioner, Greg served as the Director of Enforcement for the Boston Transportation Department and also served as the Deputy Commissioner of Transportation for the Commission on Affairs of the Elderly. Greg brings with him over 20 years of leadership experience within the City of Boston. He holds a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Government from Northeastern University. A lifelong resident of Boston, Greg currently resides in West Roxbury with his wife and two daughters.