General Information for Back Bay, Beacon Hill and South End

Trash Collection

All trash must be secured in tightly closed plastic bags and put into designated collection areas. Bags may not be left outside before 5 AM and no later than 7 AM on the day of trash collection in your neighborhood.

Beacon Hill Monday, Friday (recycling on Friday)
Back Bay Monday, Thursday
South End Tuesday, Friday

Violation of trash rules will be subject to fines by the City of Boston

Utility Services

Eversource (electric) 1-800-592-2000
National Grid (gas) 1-800-233-5325
Verizon (phone) 1-800-837-4966
Comcast (cable) 1-888-633-4266
Boston Water & Sewer 1-617-989-7000


Beacon Hill:

Charles Street Garage 617-523-8432
Boston Common Garage 617-954-2098
Brimmer Street Garage 617-742-6863
Government Center Garage 617-227-0385
Mass General Hospital 617-726-8886

Back Bay:

Danker and Donohue 617-536-3380
Motor Mart Garage 617-482-8380
Fairfield Realty 617-262-1470
Back Bay Garage 617-266-7006

Resident Permit Parking

Bring a copy of your signed lease to City Hall, Cambridge Street, Room 224 and they will issue a permit