Intergovernmental Relations

Intergovernmental Relations coordinates the City's dealings with the federal, state, and other local governments, seeking to foster constructive links between the City and these entities. The department keeps the Mayor informed about intergovernmental issues and assists him in representing the City's interests in these matters. In addition, the office serves as a liaison between the Administration and the Boston City Council.

Taxi Advisory Committee

Mayor Walsh’s Taxi Advisory Committee is an appointed group of over twenty individuals comprised of industry and government stakeholders, charged with analyzing, assessing, and adjusting the City of Boston’s current rules, regulations and policies related to transportation-for-hire services. The Committee will seek suggestions from the taxi industry, stakeholder groups, and members of the public to develop a new policy on how the City operates with a diverse and innovative for-hire transportation economy.

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  • Greater Boston Interfaith Organization Event
    Mayor Walsh, Governor Baker, Attorney General Healy, and others attend an event hosted by the Greater Boston Interfaith Organization at the Trinity Church in Back Bay. Watch Video »
  • Dedication Ceremony for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute
    Mayor Walsh joins President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and other members of the U.S. Senate for the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate at UMass Boston. Watch Video »

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