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Mayor's Office

Our mission is to provide executive leadership, as well as set priorities and goals for the City and its neighborhoods.

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

Mayor Martin J. Walsh, an accomplished advocate for working people and a proud product of the City of Boston, is the City’s 54th mayor. Mayor Walsh was sworn in to serve a second term on January 1, 2018. Learn more about Mayor Walsh and read his blog. You can also request the Mayor for your event.

1 City Hall Square, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02201-2013
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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$6 million in new grant funding to support safe reopening of small businesses

Economic Development
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City to distribute 10,000 community care kits across Boston

Neighborhood Services
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City of Boston reaches COVID-19 meal distribution milestones

Food Access
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More than $875,000 in Boston Resiliency Fund grants awarded to 19 organizations

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