Reporter

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

Capital Source

Boston City Councilor Frank Baker proposes 4-year-terms

By , Globe Staff

Baker reintroduced a measure that would double the time councilors stay in their jobs.

Capital Source

Marty Walsh heading north — with 1,000 volunteers

By , Globe Staff

Mayor Martin Walsh, who endorsed Clinton in the fall, has already made three trips to the Granite State to campaign for the former secretary of state.

City Hall is trained for an attack, just in case

By , Globe Staff

The training sessions come amid growing fears about whether workplaces, theaters, and schools are safe.

Panel offers ways to keep city hopping later at night

By , Globe Staff

A task force commissioned by Mayor Walsh made seven recommendations, including extending liquor license hours downtown.