Welcome Residents!

Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America. Twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offer more than 600,000 residents the opportunity to taste, touch, and experience things from all over the world. Neighbors benefit from exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, and a solid network of parks, community centers, and libraries.

 Tell Us About Your Ideal Civic Academy

Have you ever considered starting a community garden, but not known how? Gotten stuck in the permitting process when organizing an activity in your neighborhood? Mayor Walsh is shaping a Civic Academies initiative to address your needs, and to increase civic engagement across the city.

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Please share your thoughts via our brief survey:

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With the information you provide, the City will be able to frame workshops around the interests and concerns of Boston residents.

Thank you!


  • Annual Resident Listing

    Responding to the annual resident listing ensures the integrity of the voting list, as well as providing important data in planning for the delivery of city services. You can submit your form online or download a form here.

    Complete Your Annual Resident Listing

  • City-owned Land and Buildings for Sale

    DND offers City-owned property for sale. View our Requests for Proposals for land and buildings currently for sale, as well as our complete inventory of city property potentially suitable for development.

    View City Property for Sale

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Videos & Multimedia »

  • NOAH Coppersmith Village Puchase
    Mayor Walsh joins the Neighborhood of Affordable Housing (NOAH) to celebrate their purchase of Coppersmith Village, a new transit-oriented residential development of 56 rental apartments.Watch Video »
  • Summer Safety Press Conference 2014
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh and several of his cabinet and department heads highlighed the cross department measures the City of Boston is taking to keep residents and visitors safe this summer. Visit the City of Boston's website for full summer program information: www.cityofboston.gov/summer.Watch Video »
  • Read Boston Book Awards
    ReadBoston staff members collect, review and test children's books published in 2013 and have narrowed the list to 12 titles. A diverse group of local leaders convene to choose the winning book from this list. This award is to bring attention to the practice of reading aloud with young children.Watch Video »

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