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City Council Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Hearing on Docket #1043

The Committee will hold a hearing on Docket #1043, Order for a hearing to discuss increasing emergency services in tandem with population growth. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Michael Flaherty. The sponsors of the docket are Councilors Gabriela Coletta and Erin Murphy.

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #1043

    Order for a hearing to discuss increasing emergency services in tandem with population growth. This matter was sponsored by Councilors Gabriela Coletta and Erin Murphy and referred to the Committee on June 7, 2023. 

    NOTICE:  The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members.  However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committees.

    Public Testimony

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify in person or virtually. If you have not testified at a Council hearing before, please arrive five (5) minutes before the call of the hearing to sign up and become familiar with the hearing format, testimony locations and sound system. Please bring fifteen (15) copies of any written documentation you wish to present at the hearing. The public may also watch this hearing via live stream at Members of the public wishing to testify virtually via videoconference should email the staff contact for a link and instructions to do so. Written comments may be sent to the Committee or staff email (below) and will be made a part of the record and available to all Councilors. 

    Staff Contact: Christine O’Donnell

    Mail Address: Docket #1043 City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201



    Staff Telephone: 617-635-1185

    Broadcast Live on Xfinity 8/RCN 82/ Fios 964 and streamed at:

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