Boston’s medical, educational, biotech and healthcare institutions received $2.3B in research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in FY20.
The Boston School Committee approved at $1.3B budget for FY22 that is $36.1M or 2.9% more than FY21. Grants funds aid in recovery and reopening of schools.
Boston reduced its FY21 budget by $17.0M (0.5%) from $3.612B to $3.595B, necessitated by the pandemic’s economic impact.
Boston’s assessed property values continue on a decade long trend of growth, rising 8.2% over last year.