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.

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Boston city planner terminated, leaving at end of month

By , Globe Staff

Kairos Shen had asked to be fired to take advantage of a little-used law that could double his pension.

USOC ‘committed to Boston,’ Mayor Walsh says

By and , Globe Staff

The mayor’s comments come after a USOC official said that there was “no guarantee Boston will be the city in September.”

USOC official says Boston bid not certain

By and , Globe Staff

The United States Olympic Committee faces a September deadline to formally nominate Boston to host the 2024 Games.

Under pressure to resign, planner wants city to fire him

By , Globe Staff

If he was fired, Boston’s chief city planner could take advantage of a benefit that would double his pension to $71,000 a year.