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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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  • 9-11 Commemoration Observation and Sweeney Award Presentation
    Mayor Walsh attends the Commemoration Observation and Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery Presentation at the MA State House Chambers in rememberance of the victims of the attacks on September 11th, 2001. Watch Video »
  • Senior Picnic in the Park 2014
    Mayor Walsh hosts Picnic in the Park, one of the largest annual events for Boston's senior community. Watch Video »
  • Constitution Day and Citizenship Day Naturalization Ceremony
    Mayor Walsh attends a Constitution Day and Citizenship Day Naturalization Ceremony at City Hall.Watch Video »

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