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COVID-19: Reopening in the City of Boston

City Hall is now open to the public Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Appointments are no longer needed for in-person services. You can find the latest reopening information for the City of Boston below:

Latest updates

COVID-19 vaccine update

Starting on January 15, 2022, to address rising COVID-19 cases and encourage vaccination, individuals will be required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 in order to enter certain indoor spaces in Boston. People working in those locations will also be required to have received their vaccines.

The best way for Boston to stay healthy and support our communities, our businesses, and cultural institutions is for more people to get vaccinated. The B Together policy helps us do that.

Learn about the new policy

indoor mask mandate

Face masks are required in all indoor public settings in the City of Boston for all people older than 2 years old.

Read the mask update

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City of Boston reopening status

The City of Boston has aligned with the state's reopening plan. All COVID-19 restrictions and capacity limits for businesses in the state were lifted on Saturday, May 29, 2021.

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