2018 Inauguration of Mayor Martin J. Walsh

BOSTON - The Guangzhou Liaison Office in Boston was invited to attend the inauguration ceremony of Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Monday, as he took the oath of office for his second term on January 1st, 2018. 

Former Vice President Joe Biden presided over the ceremony at the Cutler Majestic Theater, and praised Walsh for his character and efforts to continue his tireless work on behalf of the people of Boston. 

In his speech, Mayor Walsh stated that he will prioritize the fundamental middle-class opportunities in the city: strong 21st-century schools, good jobs, and affordable homes in safe neighborhoods. As he put it himself, Mayor Walsh promises to continue working, “to make a better Boston for everyone.”