Problem Properties List from Mayor

Perry Eaton filed this request with the Mayor's Office of Boston, MA.


From: Perry Eaton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, §10, I hereby request the following records:

The most recent update of the Problem Properties List, as maintained by the Mayor's task force.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Matt Lee

From: George Bahnan

Dear Mr. Lee:

This email is in response to your October 24, 2014 Public Records request
for “The most recent update of the Problem Properties List, as maintained
by the Mayor's task force.”

Attached you will find the documents that are responsive to your
request. Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any
George T. Bahnan
Law Department
City Hall, Room 615
Pho: (617) 635-2902
Fax: (617) 635-2012