Boston, MA

Boston Public Records Guide

Falls under Massachusetts public records law

Stats

Request Record
1036 Filed
385 Completed
37 Rejected
207 No Responsive Documents
21 Awaiting Acknowledgement
96 Awaiting Response
85 Requiring Action
114 Overdue
Appeals
8 appeals awaiting response
Allowed Response Time
10 days
Average Response Time
100 days
Success Rate
33.11%
Average Fee
$7128.90
6.85% of requests have a fee

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Agency Requests Pages Released
Boston Police Department 434 7,204
Mayor's Office 99 17,560
Boston City Clerk 44 427
Boston Public Schools 35 950
Boston City Council 33 893
Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) 29 105
Boston Housing Authority 25 1,276
Press Office 24 200
Boston Inspectional Services Department 20 195
Boston Redevelopment Authority 18 3,865