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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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  • Game of the Week: Charlestown vs. West Roxbury
    Game of the Week: Charlestown vs. West RoxburyWatch Video »
  • Polish Pride Community Celebration
    Mayor Walsh attends a Polish Pride Community Celebration. Watch Video »
  • Pine Street Inn St. Peters Opening Celebration
    Pine Street Inn celebrates the opening of St. Peter's Convent, a new permanent housing location for 31 formerly homeless people on Bowdoin St. in Dorchester.Watch Video »

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