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City Council honors Boston Police officers for saving choking baby
It was a Wednesday afternoon in September when Officers Arthur Green and James O’Conner were...
City Council urges approval of Student Opportunity Act
The Student Opportunity Act would phase in an updated foundation budget formula, resulting in a...
City councilors recognize 2019 Shattuck Award recipients
For 34 years, the Henry L. Shattuck Public Service Award has been presented to individuals for...
City renews property tax exemption for military members
The City Council voted to pass an order for the City to adopt a property tax exemption for members...
City Council highlights 2019 Walk to End Lupus Now event
On Saturday, October 19, the Lupus Foundation of America will host its 2019 Walk to End Lupus Now...
City Council celebrates National Italian Heritage Month
Today, the City Council, as well as other elected officials, raised the Italian flag over City Hall...
City Council supports preventing discrimination against natural hairstyles
On Wednesday, the Council voted to adopt a resolution supporting Massachusetts bill HD4497, a...
Animal Rescue League of Boston a champion for animals
On their 120th anniversary, Animal Rescue League of Boston was recognized by the City Council for...
Boston Renegades bring home another championship
This week, Councilor Zakim recognized the Boston Renegades, a “five-time national champion women’s...
City Council recognizes National Forensic Science Week
The Council voted to adopt a resolution recognizing the week of September 15 – 21 as...
Thousands gather at City Hall Plaza for Boston Climate Strike
Thousands gathered at City Hall Plaza for the strike.
Do you support the renaming of Dudley Square to Nubian Square?
A citizen petition entitled “Petition for Renaming Dudley Square to Nubian Square” was sponsored by...
'Quest Eternal' statue moving to Smith Playground in Allston
Anyone who remembers the original Prudential Center remembers the giant statue oftentimes referred...
City Council honors EPIC 2019 service warriors
EPIC (Empowering People for Inclusive Communities) is a community service and education program for...
New skin safety station launched on City Hall Plaza
IMPACT Melanoma teamed up with the City of Boston, Brigham Health, and Massachusetts General...
City Council supports Local 26 hotel workers
Hotel workers filled the City Council chamber urging support as they strike to preserve and...
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City Council stands with military, federal workers amid citizenship policy change
The Council passed a resolution in opposition to federal policy changes that infringe on the...
Walk for Peace this Mother's Day
Every year families from across the state and region walk together toward peace.
City Council recognizes 70 years of mental health awareness
Since 1949, May has been recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month.
City Council welcomes new Boston Public Schools superintendent
New Superintendent Brenda Cassellius visited the City Council this week for a sit down, where she,...
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
At this week’s City Council meeting, the Council voted to adopt a resolution offered by Councilors...
City Council encourages the development of an East-West Rail
This week, the Council voted to adopt a resolution offered by Councilor O'Malley, supporting a...
City Council highlights first annual Needle Take Back Day
During this week’s Council meeting, Councilor Essaibi-George recognized volunteers and health...
What does it mean to be American?
During last week’s City Council meeting, Councilor Campbell recognized Anne Joseph and Ashley Brown...
City Council votes to review precincts
Earlier this month, the Committee on Government Operations held a hearing regarding an ordinance...
City Council supports union for Northeastern University
This week, the Council voted to adopt a resolution in support of full-time, non-tenure track...
Council approves Immigration and Customs Enforcement information request
Councilor Zakim filed a 17F Information Request regarding communications between the Boston...
City Council backs a Green New Deal
For decades, working-class communities and communities of color have been first to be hit by...
City Council supports Medicare for All in Massachusetts
At this week’s Council meeting, the Council adopted a resolution supporting Massachusetts Senate...
City Council shows support for Boston School Police
During this week’s Council meeting, the Council passed a home-rule petition filed by Councilor...