Meghan E. Irons

Irons is a beat reporter covering City Hall, Boston’s mayor, and the City Council. Raised in Dorchester, she has a master’s in journalism from Northeastern University and a bachelor’s from Emerson College. Her former employers include, The Providence Journal, The Baltimore Sun, Newsday, and The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette.

Latest stories

Advocates mark one year since Long Island Bridge closing

By , Globe Staff

Several dozen people converged outside City Hall on Thursday, demanding more action to help homeless families.

Boston City Council could get 14 percent raise

By and , Globe Staff

The council would get the raise without taking a vote, through a maneuver not used since at least 1990, officials said.

City councilors hold hearing behind bars

By , Globe Staff

The inaugural meeting of a committee devoted to black and Latino men and boys was the first council session to be held in such a facility.

Criminal probe into misplaced BPL artwork quietly ends

By , Globe Staff

The missing prints, an etching worth more than $600,000 and a Rembrandt self-portrait, were eventually found not far from where they were last seen.