Below please find contact information to help you set up your utilities and make your moving experience easier.
NSTAR – (800) 592-2000
Keyspan – (617) 469-2300
TELEPHONE & HIGH SPEED INTERNET
Local Service & High Speed Internet:
Verizon – (800) 870-9999
Long Distance:AT&T – (800) 222-0300
MCI – (800) 444-3333
Sprint (800) 877-4646
Cable Television & High Speed Internet:
Comcast – (800) 266-2278
Bundled Services: (provides phone, cable & internet in select buildings)
RCN – (800) 746-4726
(satellites can only be installed where permitted – you must have permission from the landlord or condo association)
DirecTV – (888) 238-7177
POSTAGE SERVICES & CHANGE OF ADDRESS
United States Post Office – 207 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
U-Haul – (800) 468-4285
Budget – (800) 467-9337
Penske – (800) 467-3675
Street Occupancy for Moving Vans:
In order to block off parking spaces or street space for moving truck, you will have to apply for a Street Occupancy Permit from the City of Boston.
There are an extensive amount of moving companies to choose from in the Boston area. Please refer to the Boston Yellow pages or your favorite internet search engine for a complete listing. Depending on your specific needs, you can evaluate services and pricing among the competitors.
Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority – (617) 222-5000
Information and Schedules for the T & Buses in and around Boston
Resident Permit Parking:
Street parking is available for residents in each of the Boston neighborhoods. Resident parking stickers are free, however, there are certain requirements. For example, eligible vehicles must be registered at an address within the desired neighborhood. (STUDENTS: Vehicles with “out of state” plates are not eligible). Please contact the Resident Permit Parking Office for more information.
Private Parking Spaces:
A limited number of private “alley” spaces do come up from time to time. Prices range from $250-$200 per month. Contact Symphony Properties at 617-536-1400 to inquire or be placed on the waiting list.
If you would prefer covered or secured parking, garages are also available. Prices range $200+ per month. Some garages in the Symphony area are listed below:
- Gainsborough Garage – 10 Gainsborough Street
- Avis Garage – 41 Westland Avenue
Symphony Properties will be happy to refer you to local Furniture Rental Companies. Please contact us at (617) 536-1400 for more information.
Please note that there may be alternate companies that are able to serve your needs.