Comcast: 800-266-2278
Verizon: 800-837-4966

Fact: In 1875, Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone in Boston.


Eversource:   800-592-2000
National Grid: 800-231-5325
Boston Water & Sewer:  617-989-7000

Fact: In 1882, The Hotel Vendome in Boston became the first commercial
building with electric lights.

Department of Motor Vehicles

Getting Around

Public Transportation – The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTAInformation can be found at

Fact: Boston is the home of America’s first subway which opened to the
public September 1, 1897.


Logan International Airport: 1-800-23-LOGAN


Amtrak: 1-800-872-7245

Fact: On October 7, 1826, America’s first railroad car (horse drawn) traveled over the granite railway from Bunker Hill Quarry to the Neponset River.  On May 23, 1870, the first transcontinental train left Boston for San Francisco. The ride lasted 39 days.

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