North End & West End Liasion, Maria Lanza, Leaving City Post

Maria Lanza After more than four years as the face of the Mayor's office in the North End...

Mayor Walsh Focuses on Housing, Transportation, and Schools in State of the City Address

Mayor Martin Walsh delivers the State of the City address at Symphony Hall. (Mayor’s Office Photo by John Wilcox)

Mayor’s Column: Celebrating Community This Holiday Season

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy Kwanzaa, Boston! This is a special time of...

Boston City Council Approves Real Estate Transfer Fee

The Boston City Council recently voted in favor of a two percent real estate transfer fee on transactions exceeding $2 million.

Enchanted Trolley Tour Comes to the North End

Mayor Marty Walsh continued the neighborhood trolley tradition with a stop in the North End on Sunday afternoon....

Rep. Aaron Michlewitz Coffee Hour Dec. 7

Join State Representative Aaron Michlewitz for his fall coffee hour on Saturday, December 7 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Caffe...

Mayor’s Column: The Spirit of Giving in Boston

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh Happy Thanksgiving, Boston! This is a special time to show gratitude for all the...

Rep. Aaron Michlewitz Highlights Legislative Bills Passed on Education, Vaping and Distracted Driving

State Representative Aaron Michlewitz (D-North End) reviewed his legislative priorities and goals as the House will recess for the holidays. In February...

City Council Works to Improve Street Safety

The Boston City Council wants Boston to be a safer city for pedestrians.  The council held a hearing this...

Boston City Council Passes Marijuana Ordinance

During the regular city council meeting, the council passed city councilor Kim Janey’s ordinance involving a new marijuana oversight board that will...

Boston Planning and Development Agency Presents Urban Renewal Updates for Downtown Waterfront-Faneuil Hall Area

The Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) held a community meeting to update the public about the urban renewal plans for the...

City Council Wants More Regulations for Uber and Lyft

The City Council wants more regulations for ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft. The council held a...