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With a strong economy, safe streets and a diverse workforce, Boston is poised for continued success in fostering new enterprise throughout the city. Increasingly, companies are discovering new market opportunities in urban neighborhoods where density of purchasing power, investment in new infrastructure and access to employees form a framework for growth.

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  • View CORI-Friendly Companies Working with the City

    The following vendors have certified compliance with the City of Boston’s CORI friendly hiring practices and have City of Boston contracts over $5,000. The City of Boston does not guarantee employment availability at any of the vendors listed.

    View Vendor List

  • Renew Boston Solar Permitting Guide

    The City of Boston Solar Permitting Guide serves as a resource for building owners and solar installers.  Click on the press release below to read about Mayor Menino's guidelines to reduce permitting fees for solar technology, recently approved by City Council.

    Mayor Menino's Solar Permitting Guidelines Approved

    Solar Permitting Guide Updated, September 2011

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  • Thomas J. Butler Groundbreaking
    Mayor Walsh attends a groundbreaking ceremony for Massport's Butler Freight Corridor and Memorial Park.Watch Video »
  • Dearborn Academy Groundbreaking
    Mayor Walsh delivers remarks at the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Dearborn 6-12 STEM/Early College Academy.Watch Video »
  • LGBT Senior Luncheon
    Mayor Walsh attends an LGBT Senior Luncheon in celebration of Pride Week.Watch Video »

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