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Watch First Meeting of the Mayor's Task Force on Individual Homelessness

On Thanksgiving, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the formation of the Mayor's Task Force on Individual Homelessness, a group charged with examining Boston’s current shelter system and available support services, and outlining a strategy that will put homeless individuals on a path to permanent housing.

The first meeting took place on 12/18/2014 in the Mayor's Office.

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    Meet the Mayor

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh, an accomplished advocate for working people and a proud product of the City of Boston, was sworn in as the City’s 54th Mayor on January 6, 2014.

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    Request the Mayor Attend Your Event

    While we will make every effort to accommodate your request, please note that the mayor’s schedule is subject to change. If this occurs, we will notify you as promptly as possible

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    Latest News & Videos

    View latest items from the Mayor's Press Office, as well as press releases and news items from all departments. Additionally, the Cable Video library houses latest mayoral events as well as archival announcements and footage.

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