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

Boston’s City Council races are starting to take shape

By , Globe Staff

The field includes all 13 incumbents and a list of perennial and long-shot challengers will little or no money.

Capital Source

Music to their ears

By , Globe Staff

Residents waiting on hold on the city phone system will now have something new to jam to.

Councilor Charles Yancey, Walsh team at odds over meetings

By , Globe Staff

Yancey says the Walsh administration is boycotting meetings of an oversight committee that he established and chairs.

City Council sets hearings on Boston 2024 bid

By , Globe Staff

Four forums in the coming months will review the cost of the Olympics, a proposed referendum, and the impact the games could have on the city.