Helpful Boston Telephone Numbers

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

Boston City Hall

635-4000

Animal Officer

635-5348

Assessor

635-4287

Center for Youth & Families

635-4920

City Auditor 635-4661

City Clerk

635-4601

City Council

635-3040

Civil Rights Office

635-4408

Commission for Persons with Disabilities 635-3682

Consumer Affairs & Licensing

635-4165

Convention & Visitors Bureau 

536-4100

Elderly Affairs Commission

635-4366

Election Department

635-8683

Emergency Management

635-1400

Fire Department, Non-emergency

343-3550

Fuel Assistance:
Action for Boston Community Development

357-6012

Health Commission, *TTY 534-9700

534-5395

Housing Authority 988-4000

Inspectional Services

635-5300

Licensing Board

635-4170

Office of Tourism, Sports & Entertainment 635-3911

Mayor's Office

635-4500

Neighborhood Development, Department of

635-3880

Parking Clerk

635-4410

Parks & Recreation

635-4505

Police Department, Non-emergency

343-4500

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

Taxpayer Referral Assistance Center

635-4287

Treasury

635-4140

Transportation Department (Tickets & Permits)

635-4680

Veterans Services

241-8387

Water and Sewer Commission 989-7000

Utilities:

 

National Grid

1-800-322-3223

Eversource

1-800-592-2000

Verizon

1-800-837-4966

*Denotes services for the deaf & hard of hearing