Helpful Boston Telephone Numbers

Unless otherwise noted, the area code for the telephone numbers listed below is (617).

Animal Officer

635-5348

Assessor

635-4287

Center for Youth & Families

635-4920

City Clerk

635-4600

City Council

635-3040

City Hall

635-4000

Civil Rights, Office of

635-2500

Convention & Visitors Bureau 

1-888-SEE-BOSTON

Elderly Affairs Commission

635-4366

Elections Department

635-4635

Fire Department, Non-emergency

343-3415

Fuel Assistance:
Action for Boston Community Development

357-6012

Health Commission, *TTY 534-9700

534-5395

Inspectional Services

635-5300

Licensing Board
(Alcohol, Food, Bowling Alleys, Pool Tables, Dormitories)

635-4170

Mayor's Office

635-4500

Office of Consumer Affairs & Licensing

635-3834

Neighborhood Development, Department of

635-3880

Parking Clerk

635-4410

Parks & Recreation

635-4505

Police Department, Non-emergency

343-4200

Public Library, *TTY: 536-7055

536-5400

Public Schools

635-9000

Public Works

635-4900

Recycling

635-4959

Registry Division (Certified Births, Marriages, Deaths)

635-4175

Redevelopment Authority, Boston

722-4300

Emegency Management Office

635-1400

Taxpayer Referral Assistance Center

635-4287

Treasury

635-4131

Transportation Department (Tickets & Permits)

635-4680

Veterans' Services

635-3037

Utilities:

 

KeySpan Energy Delivery

1-800-233-5325

NSTAR

1-800-592-2000

Verizon

1-800-837-4966

*Denotes services for the deaf & hard of hearing