Andrew Ryan

Andrew Ryan covers city politics for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2006 as a breaking news reporter. In 2010, he became City Hall bureau chief and has covered all of Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s fifth term. Prior to joining the Globe, he wrote for the Associated Press in Boston, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, The Day in New London, Conn., and the Highbridge Horizon in the Bronx.

Latest stories

Immortalizing Raymond L. Flynn’s mayoral legacy


Two city councilors announced an effort to commemorate the former mayor of Boston, who held office from 1984 to 1993.

Mayor notes progress in tour of animal shelter found in crisis

By Andrew Ryan , Globe Staff

Mayor Walsh visited the shelter to gauge the progress of an extensive clean out.

Walsh takes Boston Olympic bid to Colorado

By Andrew Ryan , Globe staff

Mayor Walsh will meet with leaders from the four US cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games.

Smell of bleach, air of hope at Boston’s animal shelter

By Andrew Ryan , Globe staff

The interim director said the city was taking steps to support staff at the overburdened pound.