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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Capital Source

City consolidation eliminates 3 jobs

By , Globe Staff

The city is folding its Office of Business Development into the Economic Development Cabinet.

City Council votes to lower speed limits in Boston

By , Globe Staff

Councilors voted unanimously to reduce the speed limit on thickly settled city streets to 20 miles an hour.

Revenue up, tickets down after city introduces parking app

By , Globe Staff

The introduction of ParkBoston sparked a civic triumph not quite as grand as a sports championship but certainly more durable.

Could Boston have a Latin Quarter of its own?

By , Globe Staff

A move is gaining steam to rebrand part of Jamaica Plain.