Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
886 Filed
342 Completed
32 Rejected
184 No Responsive Documents
40 Awaiting Acknowledgement
59 Awaiting Response
38 Requiring Action
96 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
89 days
Success Rate
34.31%
Average Fee
$7228.95
7.90% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 352 6,425
Mayor's Office 97 17,492
Boston City Clerk 43 423
Boston City Council 33 887
Press Office 24 200
Boston Public Schools 24 186
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 23 105
Boston Housing Authority 21 1,276
Boston Inspectional Services Department 20 189
Boston Redevelopment Authority 17 3,423