Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
901 Filed
346 Completed
32 Rejected
186 No Responsive Documents
36 Awaiting Acknowledgement
67 Awaiting Response
42 Requiring Action
99 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
90 days
Success Rate
34.07%
Average Fee
$7228.95
7.77% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 360 6,427
Mayor's Office 98 17,498
Boston City Clerk 43 423
Boston City Council 33 893
Boston Public Schools 29 186
Press Office 24 200
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 23 105
Boston Housing Authority 21 1,276
Boston Inspectional Services Department 20 195
Boston Redevelopment Authority 17 3,423