City of Quincy Departments

Quincy is a municipality operating under a modified Plan A (strong mayor) form of government.

The Mayor is the Chief Executive and is responsible for appointing all department heads and staff on all city side departments.

The School Department is overseen by an elected School Committee, chaired by the Mayor. The City currently has an annual budget of $247 million and over 2,400 employees, including the school department.

The City of Quincy has the following departments:

Right Arrow Animal Control   Right Arrow Library
Right Arrow Asian Office   Right Arrow Mayor's Office
Right Arrow Assessors' Office   Right Arrow Municipal Finance
Right Arrow Boards and Commissions   Right Arrow Park & Forestry
Right Arrow Cemetery   Right Arrow Planning and Community Development
Right Arrow City Clerk   Right Arrow Police
Right Arrow City Council   Right Arrow Public Buildings
Right Arrow Constituent Services   Right Arrow Public Works
Right Arrow Elder Services   Right Arrow Purchasing
Right Arrow Emergency Management   Right Arrow Recreation
Right Arrow Fire   Right Arrow Retirement Board
Right Arrow Harbormaster   Right Arrow School
Right Arrow Health   Right Arrow Solicitor's Office
Right Arrow Human Resources   Right Arrow Treasurer Collector Office
Right Arrow Information Technology   Right Arrow Veterans Services
Right Arrow Inspectional Services and Zoning