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.

Latest stories

City boosts number of workers with free parking privileges

By , Globe Staff

The placards dangle from rearview mirrors to remind ticket writers that privately owned vehicles have privileges reserved for city employees on official business.

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In City Council race, an underdog fight

By , Globe Staff

A challenger to incumbent Councilor Tito Jackson has accused a second challenger of violating the residency requirement.

Baker suggests Olympics referendum in early 2016

By and , Globe Staff

Governor Baker floated the idea of having the vote early next year, rather than the November 2016 election.

Boston 2024 wants huge tax break for Widett Circle deal

By Jon Chesto, and , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

The hundreds of millions of dollars in property tax breaks would probably be the largest deal of its kind in the city’s history.