Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
807 Filed
317 Completed
32 Rejected
177 No Responsive Documents
30 Awaiting Acknowledgement
45 Awaiting Response
21 Requiring Action
70 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
90 days
Success Rate
34.70%
Average Fee
$7228.95
8.67% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 325 6,391
Mayor's Office 90 17,488
Boston City Clerk 38 342
Boston City Council 32 887
Press Office 23 196
Boston Public Schools 21 176
Boston Housing Authority 18 354
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 18 98
Boston Redevelopment Authority 17 3,423
Boston Inspectional Services Department 17 189