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

Could lobbying rules have saved Boston from ill-fated Grand Prix?

By , Globe Staff

The assertion came during a long-promised City Council hearing about Mayor Walsh’s push to regulate municipal lobbyists.

Capital Source

From Baker, not quite transparency

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker rejected a record request seeking documents about Keolis in the weeks before his administration forgave $839,000 in fines.

Poverty, economic inequality are big concerns for US mayors

By , Globe Staff

The rising cost of urban life and a lack of job opportunities for the middle class have mayors nationwide concerned.

New South Boston zoning could mean more parking and slow down development

By , Globe Staff

The regulations are an attempt to restore order and fairness to a booming neighborhood that can feel like one big construction site.