Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
929 Filed
355 Completed
32 Rejected
196 No Responsive Documents
30 Awaiting Acknowledgement
62 Awaiting Response
61 Requiring Action
90 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
93 days
Success Rate
34.02%
Average Fee
$7228.95
7.53% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 371 6,427
Mayor's Office 99 17,560
Boston City Clerk 44 427
Boston City Council 33 893
Boston Public Schools 32 186
Press Office 24 200
Boston Housing Authority 23 1,276
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 23 105
Boston Inspectional Services Department 20 195
Boston Public Works 18 105