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Meghan E. Irons

A news features reporter for the Metro section, Irons covers a range of issues in Boston’s diverse neighborhoods. She earned her master’s in journalism from Northeastern University, and has worked for several newspapers, including the Journal-Gazette in Indiana and The Baltimore Sun.

Latest stories

Propriety of pay hike worries Boston City Council

By Meghan E. Irons , Globe staff

The vote for the $25,000 pay raise is now being challenged by the state Ethics Commission.

Councilors set hearing date on raising their pay

By Meghan E. Irons , Globe Staff

A Boston City Council committee has scheduled a hearing for next week on increasing councilors’ salaries by $25,000.

Debate continues on pay raise for Boston City Council

By Meghan E. Irons , Globe Staff

Councilor Michelle Wu plans to push for an independent citizens’ commission to review and set council salaries.

State, city wary of Boston City Council pay hike

By Meghan E. Irons , Globe staff

The proposal is running into roadblocks with the State Ethics Commission and the administration of Mayor Walsh.