Boston FY21 Budget Hearing - DPW/ BTD

One of a series of hearings to review the FY21 Budget. The focus of this hearing is the FY21 Budgets for the Public Works Department (PWD) and the Transportation Department (BTD).

In accordance with Governor Baker's March 12, 2020 Executive Order, the City Council will be conducting this hearing virtually. This enables the City Council to carry out its responsibilities while adhering to public health recommendations and ensuring public access to its deliberations through adequate, alternative means.  The public may watch these hearings via live-stream at They will also be broadcast live or rebroadcast on Comcast 8/RCN 82/Verizon 1964.

Public testimony

Written testimony or prerecorded videos may be sent to the Committee or staff email and will be made a part of the record and available to all Councilors. Members of the public wishing to testify virtually via videoconference at the end of the hearing may do so via the Zoom link below. Please email [email protected] to sign up in advance.

This Hearing’s Zoom Information:

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Meeting ID: 359 230 088 Password: 018142

To learn more about which parts of the budget will be discussed during this hearing, go to the City of Boston's page here to learn more and read the dockets for the hearing. 

Additionally, StreetsblogMass released a digestible breakdown of what is included in the City of Boston's FY21's Streets Budget.


  • May 07, 2020 at 10:00am – 12pm