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On Sunday, August 21, 2022, the City of Boston will once again transform Newbury Street into a pedestrian only walkway.

ARPA funds will provide more than 4,600 projected job placements in Healthcare, Clean Energy, and Child Care and support services to Black, Indigenous, and People of Color residents in the Greater...

Home Rule Petition will expand upon Mayor Wu’s commitment to make Boston a Green New Deal city.

All sessions will be open to the public, especially those who identify as women and gender-expansive individuals.

With the completion of “Coastal Resilience Solutions for East Boston and Charlestown (Phase II),” the City has developed resilience plans for all 47-miles of Boston’s coastline.

The free Bluebikes passes are part of a cross-departmental approach to expand alternative methods of travel during the shutdown.

Newbury Street will be closed to vehicle traffic every Sunday from August 21 to September 25.

See how Boston is using our federal stimulus funds for unprecedented investments in housing, economic opportunity, climate & mobility, health, and more.

Vaccine doses are limited, but available to eligible individuals.

Read the latest updates from the Mayor's Office of Housing.

National Purple Heart Day, observed on August 7 every year, commemorates the creation of the oldest American military decoration for military merit. It is a day when Americans remember and honor the...

Last month, unionized workers of the Starbucks store near Boston University located at 874 Commonwealth Avenue in Brookline went on strike, exercising their rights to engage in concerted activity...

August 7 - 13, 2022, marks the annual celebration of the National Community Health Center Week, honoring the extraordinary contributions our Community Health Centers provide to every community across...

August is national Black Business Month! To celebrate, we are encouraging residents and visitors alike to support Black-owned businesses in the neighborhood.

The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Board of Directors will vote on policy at tonight’s August meeting.

The India Day Parade will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2022. The August Moon Festival and the Dominican Parade will take place on Sunday, August 14, 2022.

Mayor Michelle Wu and Boston Parks Commissioner Ryan Woods joined residents on August 5 for the official reopening of Mission Hill Playground at 60 Smith Street. The playground renovation features a...

New funding will help make commercial rents more accessible in affordable housing properties across the City.

Boston Parks Commissioner Ryan Woods joined members of the Wilson family and local youth sports advocates and players on August 6 for the dedication of the football field at Harambee Park in honor of...

Preparations include early voting, ballot drop box locations and 20 new voting precincts

The Equity and Inclusion Cabinet today announced that Gaby Germanos will serve as the Cabinet’s Chief of Staff. Germanos started on August 1st. “Gaby is a great addition to the cabinet. Her expertise...

Today, Mayor Michelle Wu extended the previously announced heat emergency in the City of Boston through Tuesday, August 9, due to the upcoming weather forecasts.

Oliver Sellers-Garcia comes to this role with extensive experience in urban and climate change planning.

Today, Mayor Michelle Wu extended the previously announced heat emergency in the City of Boston through Monday, August 8 due to the upcoming weather forecasts. High temperatures will reach into the...

GospelFest is New England’s largest Gospel music celebration and is free and open to all.

Mayor Michelle Wu today announced the appointment of Aliza Wasserman as the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Food Justice (OFJ).

Today, Mayor Michelle Wu declared a heat emergency in the City of Boston beginning tomorrow, August 4, through Sunday, August 7, due to the upcoming weather forecasts.

On Saturday, August 6, the second of three Open Streets Boston events will take place in Roxbury.

Mayor Michelle Wu and members of the Boston City Council today announced the filing of an ordinance to update the City’s process for raising flags on City Hall Plaza. Under the new process, a City...

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