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.

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Bike, pedestrian advocates to press mayor on road safety

By , Globe Staff

Hundreds of advocates and survivors of traffic accidents will converge on City Hall Thursday.

Walsh, at business meeting, highlights quashing city’s racial inequality

By , Globe Staff

The mayor, who is planning to launch the city’s first race dialogues this fall, has long advocated for the city to confront and address its turbulent racial past

Federal probe finds discrimination at Boston Latin

By , and , Globe Staff

US Attorney Carmen Ortiz said that the investigation confirmed concerns about discrimination raised by students.

Boston Latin, Clap schools lose top standing after 15 students opt out of test

By , Globe Staff

The schools did not meet the 95 percent participation threshold required for maintaining Level 1 standing.