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Heat Emergency in Boston
Mayor Wu announced a heat emergency in the City of Boston through Wednesday, July 17. Cooling centers will be open at 14 BCYF community centers Monday through Wednesday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Economic Opportunity and Inclusion

We help businesses launch, grow, and thrive in the City of Boston.

We aim to make Boston a global model of economic equity for working people, entrepreneurs, businesses, and investors. Our goal is to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of government, the quality of life for all Bostonians, and the experience of all visitors.

We do this by:

  • Implementing sustainable practices that repair economic harm and help build generational wealth,
  • fostering local talent and innovative ideas,
  • creating thriving and healthy neighborhoods,
  • establishing equitable procurement strategies, and
  • strengthening the partnership between the City and local organizations. 


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