Mayor's Office

The City of Boston is governed by the Mayor and the City Council with the assistance of various departments, agencies and commissions.

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    Action Plan to End Veteran and Chronic Homelessness in Boston

    On June 24, Mayor Walsh released the findings of the Mayor's Homelessness Task Force. The plan calls for a bold redesign of the way Boston cares for its homeless citizens, and will put a functional end to veterans and chronic homelessness in the City of Boston.

    Action Plan to End Veteran and Chronic Homelessness 2015-2018 »

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    Mayor Walsh Releases First Ever Workforce Report Examining Diversity Throughout City Government

    The City of Boston's Workforce Profile Report provides a benchmark for the efforts to diversify the municipal workforce in the first 15 months of Mayor Martin Walsh's administration and lays out next steps in continuing these efforts under his leadership

    Workforce Profile Report (Full) »

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    State of the City 2015

    Learn more about the mayor's vision to create a thriving, healthy, and innovative city for all residents and neighborhoods in Boston, and watch full video of his first State of the City address.

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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

    Mayor's Event Request Form »

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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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  • Cable Video Library

    The City has compiled an assortment of digital videos that are available for online viewing.

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