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Last year, Scientific American reported that extreme heat was the number-one weather-related cause of death in the United States. Boston has already experienced multiple heat emergencies this year and...

Boston to invest $250,000 in funding to provide support for free swim lessons this fall, with applications now open for partner organizations.

Through a $3 million grant from the Mellon Foundation, the largest-ever investment into public art programming in Boston, this multi-year, city-wide program will bring free public art installations...

At Mayor Wu’s State of the City address, she announced a plan to identify locations for 3,000 new units of public housing. The Boston Housing Authority (BHA) and Housing Innovation Lab (Housing iLab)...

BOSTON– Thursday, July 17, 2024 – The City of Boston’s Equity and Inclusion Cabinet is partnering with Healing Our Land Inc. (HOLI) to deliver on-site voting education and outreach for incarcerated...

The City of Boston also encourages residents to utilize the farmer’s market coupon program with eligible community groups

An extensive report by renowned urban rodentologist Dr. Bobby Corrigan lays out the foundation for City to build upon to greatly improve the delivery of basic city services, better target rat...

Montgomery takes this role with over 15 years of experience in human services and government.

Mayor Michelle Wu today announced a heat emergency for the City of Boston beginning tomorrow, July 15 through Wednesday, July 17, due to the upcoming extreme weather forecasts.

A total of 1,200 new trees were planted along Boston’s streets this spring!

The City of Boston would like to congratulate JUAN ESTEBAN MUNOZ GOMEZ And NORMA VID GOMEZ LOPEZ on their recent marriage!

Mayor Michelle Wu announced new disability-aware standards for City resources and the collection of disability data from residents throughout government processes. This Disability Data Standard will...

Staff changes made to Registry, Public Records, and Parking Clerk

Today, Mayor Michelle Wu and the Community Engagement Cabinet announced the 40 recipients of a $100,000 investment in youth sports programming serving BPS students through the Mayor’s Youth Sports...

The results of our recent Youth Quality Feedback Survey confirmed the impact BCYF has had on generation’s of Boston’s youth and families and has been known before only through individual stories.

Events happening in the City of Boston will bring some parking restrictions and street closures.

Events happening in the City of Boston will bring some parking restrictions and street closures.

New multi-sector partnership between the City, the Boston Public Health Commission, Boston Community Health Collaborative, and $10 million investment from Atrius Health Equity Foundation.

The NITE Committee will support City efforts to foster a more fun, equitable and family-friendly nightlife economy that benefits residents across neighborhoods

We want to know how investments in transit will help you in the City of Boston.

Mayor Michelle Wu and the City’s Office of Tourism, Sports and Entertainment today announced the release of “Dear Summer Vol. 2.” This annual mixtape features songs and mixes from artists and DJs in...

Mayor Michelle Wu today announced a heat advisory for the City of Boston beginning today, July 9, through Friday, July 12, due to the upcoming weather forecasts.

Mayor Michelle Wu today announced the launch of the "Ideas in Action,” Boston’s first citywide participatory budgeting (PB) initiative open to all Boston residents. Residents will have the opportunity...

Mayor Michelle Wu joined Boston Parks Commissioner Ryan Woods, elected officials, and the Dorchester community on June 26 to cut the ribbon on improvements to Mother’s Rest Park at Four Corners. The...

So far, the Boston Tax Help Coalition (BTHC) has served over 11,000 clients and completed nearly 11,500 tax returns during the 2024 tax season, a 12% increase from last year. The tireless work has put...

Mayor Michelle Wu today marked the first official day of the City of Boston’s new Planning Department. This is the first time in 70 years that Boston has had a Planning Department, restoring planning...

This month, we look at Boston’s wealth of summer activities.

Renovated former Boston Public School building creates 74 LGBTQ-friendly mixed-income apartments for older Boston residents and over 10,000 square feet of community space

Âs Nupumukômun (We Still Dance) is a multi-media performance featuring members of the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)

Northeastern University’s co-op program provides students the opportunity to alternate semesters of academic study with periods of full-time work; students are able to transform work across academic...

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