Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to host Facebook Q&A

An advertisement on Boston's Facebook page asks residents to tune in for a live Q&A Monday. Photo: City of Boston/Facebook
An advertisement on Boston’s Facebook page asks residents to tune in for a live Q&A Monday. Credit: City of Boston/Facebook

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh will take to Facebook today to interact with his constituents during a question-and-answer forum.

The social media event will happen at 1:30 p.m. at facebook.com/cityofboston. A Walsh spokeswoman said the Q&A will focus on education and innovation.

“When I took office in January, I pledged to listen, learn and lead,” Walsh said in a post on the city’s Facebook page.

“From town meetings to social media, I’m hearing what constituents envision for our city’s future. Facebook’s Q&A event is a digital and social way that makes it easy for constituents to join the dialogue, and I’m looking forward to another great firsthand conversation on Monday.”

Hashtags for the event are #ourboston and #socialbos.

Stay with Metro Boston for follow up coverage this afternoon.

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