City App Showcase

The City App Showcase highlights apps aimed at making life in the city easier. If you have ideas for apps you would like the City to offer, please contact us at

  • BOS:311 (75)

    BOS:311 App

    The BOS:311 App helps residents and visitors to make Boston neighborhoods even better by reporting problems, such as potholes, to City government.

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  • Commonwealth Connect (75)

    Commonwealth Connect

    The City of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts have expanded award-winning mobile app Citizens Connect to create a linked system for MA cities and towns to use called Commonwealth Connect.

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  • Trash Day Logo (75)

    Remembering Your Trash Day Just Got Easier

    Announcing the Trash Day App. View your collection schedule, set up notifications, search recyclable materials, and more.

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  • ParkBoston Logo (75)

    ParkBoston: Meters Paid by App

    No more digging for quarters; you can now pay for street parking in Boston with your phone. ParkBoston is a mobile app for iPhones and Androids and will work at meters marked with the ParkBoston sign.

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  • Street Bump (75)

    Street Bump: Help Improve Your Streets

    Street Bump is a mobile app in development that collects informaton pertaining to street conditions that has the potential to assist in the improvement of streets by provding the City with real-time data that can be used to make repairs.

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  • PayTix (75)

    Paytix for Parking Tickets

    Boston PayTix is the fastest way to pay your parking tickets. Just scan your ticket with your phone, enter in your payment information, and you’re done.

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  • WMSB (75)

    Where's My School Bus: An App for BPS Parents

    Where's My School Bus helps parents see where their child's school bus is in near real-time.

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