Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
964 Filed
362 Completed
33 Rejected
199 No Responsive Documents
20 Awaiting Acknowledgement
81 Awaiting Response
74 Requiring Action
95 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
97 days
Success Rate
33.51%
Average Fee
$7128.90
7.37% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 399 6,501
Mayor's Office 99 17,560
Boston City Clerk 44 427
Boston City Council 33 893
Boston Public Schools 33 218
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 25 105
Press Office 24 200
Boston Housing Authority 23 1,276
Boston Inspectional Services Department 20 195
Boston Public Works 18 105