Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
730 Filed
296 Completed
32 Rejected
167 No Responsive Documents
21 Awaiting Acknowledgement
28 Awaiting Response
5 Requiring Action
45 Overdue
Appeals
6 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
91 days
Success Rate
36.44%
Average Fee
$7345.99
9.45% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 304 6,247
Mayor's Office 92 17,449
Boston City Council 33 877
Boston City Clerk 31 240
Boston Public Schools 24 176
Press Office 23 196
Boston Transportation Department 20 365
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 18 98
Boston Inspectional Services Department 18 189
Boston Redevelopment Authority 17 3,423