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    Mayor Walsh’s Municipal Research Bureau speech

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh delivered his annual address to the Boston Municipal Research Bureau. We’ve added context to his remarks with the online annotation platform Genius.

    Read Mayor Walsh's speech »

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    Mayor Walsh's Economic Inclusion and Equity Agenda

    Economic equity is a defining challenge for the City of Boston. Learn how we are creating a Boston that is inclusive and provides ladders of opportunity for all—women, minorities, veterans, new Bostonians, children, individuals with disabilities, and seniors in every Boston neighborhood.

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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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Video & Multimedia

  • Cable Video Library

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

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