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Boston City Council

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Keller @ Large: Boston Council President Seeks Hefty Raise For Members

The city council president asked for a 24 percent pay raise for Boston’s councilors.

WBZ-TV–09/12/2014

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Boston Puts Brakes On Haystack Parking App

A new app that allows people to find parking spaces in Boston is being shut down in response to a vote by the city council.

08/21/2014

(Photo by Randy Belice/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boston City Council Considers Passing Bill Of Rights For College Athletes

One provision in the proposal would require schools in the city to cover athletes’ medical expenses for any sport-related injuries — for the rest of the player’s life.

07/08/2014

The recreational use of cannabis became legal under Colorado law on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Boston Holds Public Hearing On Pot Dispensaries

Boston city councilors held a public hearing to discuss the possibility of medical marijuana dispensaries setting up shop in the state’s largest city.

03/04/2014

A rendering of the originally proposed Suffolk Downs Casino. (Courtesy: Elkus Manfredi Architects)

City Council Approves East Boston-Only Vote On Suffolk Downs Casino

The Boston City Council voted Wednesday to schedule an East Boston-only vote on the Suffolk Downs casino host agreement on November 5.

09/25/2013

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Road To City Hall: 39 Candidates In Boston’s City Council Race

As hard as it’s been for Boston’s mayoral hopefuls to generate widespread interest in the September 24th Preliminary Election, it’s been even more difficult for the 39 Boston City Council Candidates.

09/23/2013

Boston City Councilor Bill Linehan. (Bill Linehan/Facebook)

Boston City Councilor To Host Annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast

It’s not an elected position, but it may be one of the city’s most coveted political gigs.

02/12/2013

Boston City Council president Stephen Murphy. (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

Stephen Murphy Re-Elected Boston City Council President

City councilors unanimously re-elected council president Stephen Murphy to a third term Monday at their first meeting of the new year.

01/07/2013

Donna Summer performing on the VH1Diva's 2000: A Tribute to Diana Ross at the Theater at Madison Square Garden, 4/9/00. (Photo courtesy: Getty Images)

Boston City Council Honors Donna Summer

Boston City Council held a moment of silence for Donna Summer.

05/23/2012

Boston City Council. (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

Boston City Council Sworn In For New Term

The new Boston City Council was officially sworn into office during a ceremony at historic Faneuil Hall Monday morning.

01/02/2012

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