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


US will bid for 2024 Olympics, but city not chosen yet

By , Rachel G. Bowers and , Globe Staff

Boston was one of four cities to make a presentation to the USOC, which will decide in January which city will make the US bid.

St. Patrick’s parade council allows gay group

By , Globe Staff

The move to approve OUTVETS to march could be a significant development in the annual dispute over the inclusiveness of the event.

Mayor Walsh’s plan links housing to transit

By , Globe Staff

Walsh said areas in South Boston and Jamaica Plain would be designated as transit-oriented growth zones.

Mayor fires food program chief as shakeup of staff continues

By , Globe Staff

Mayor Martin Walsh fired another department head as his administration continued to take shape.