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City councilors and residents debated a proposal to allow all citizens to freely being petitions to City Council. / Photo courtesy Creative Commons.
City councilors and residents debated a proposal to allow all citizens to freely being petitions to City Council. / Photo courtesy Creative Commons

City Council debates proposal for free public petitions

Boston city councilors proposed a non-discriminatory ordinance that would encourage people of all ages, voter abilities and citizenship statuses to bring petitions to the City Council.

by × April 19, 2017 × 3 comments

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Q&A: Wu no stranger to local government

Q&A: Wu no stranger to local government

Newly inducted City Council President Michelle Wu is no stranger to politics. A former assistant to big-name Massachusetts public figures – Senator Elizabeth Warren and former Mayor Thomas M. Menino, among others – Wu built her political resume before becoming the first Asian-American woman to serve on the city council in 2014. The News spoke to Wu about her future plans for Boston.

by × January 21, 2016 × 21 comments

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Challengers oust seasoned city councillors

Challengers oust seasoned city councillors

New blood is coming to the Boston City Council following Tuesday’s municipal elections.

by × November 5, 2015 × 4 comments

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City Councillors remember deceased mayor

City Councillors remember deceased mayor

Boston City Councillors share their memories about Mayor Thomas Menino.

by × November 6, 2014 × 41 comments