For First Time, Transgender Flag Flies Over Boston City HallAs the Massachusetts Senate prepares to debate a bill that would expand rights for transgender people next week, Mayor Marty Walsh raised a flag celebrating transgender equality over Boston City Hall.
Walsh Proposes More Funds For Boston EMS In City BudgetIn his city budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year, Mayor Marty Walsh wants to boost the budget for Boston Emergency Management Services by about $3 million in order to keep up with the city's growth.
Mayor Walsh Cancels Events Due To Kidney StonesBoston Mayor Marty Walsh was forced to cancel several weekend events due to kidney stones.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces Free Community College Tuition PlanBoston Mayor Marty Walsh has announced a plan to provide free tuition to either of the city's two community colleges for all graduates of Boston's public high schools.
2 More Boston Schools Found To Have Unsafe Levels Of Lead In Drinking WaterDrinking fountains at the Boston Latin Academy in Roxbury and the Murphy School in Dorchester have been found to contain high levels of lead.
Baker, Walsh, DeLeo Form Bipartisan Anti-Marijuana Legalization CommitteeGovernor Charlie Baker, Mayor Marty Walsh, Speaker Robert DeLeo, and a number of legislators and healthcare professionals have come together in their opposition to legalizing marijuana in Massachusetts.
Verizon To Build Fiber Optic Network In BostonMayor Marty Walsh announced a partnership with Verizon Tuesday in which the company will invest $300 million dollars in a project to build a fiber optic communications network in Boston.
Mayor Walsh, Area Businesses Sign Pledge To Close Gender Wage Gap100% Talent: The Boston Women’s Compact is a voluntary pledge and first-in-the-nation effort to tackle the gender wage gap in the workplace.
At Annual St. Patrick's Day Breakfast, Mass. Political Leaders Crack JokesA who's who of state political leaders cracked jokes at each other's expenses at the annual breakfast.
'We Were Listening': Days After Student Walkout, Walsh Calls Off Proposed School CutsBoston Mayor Marty Walsh said officials have found a way to spare city high schools from millions of dollars in proposed budget cuts that prompted a student walkout.
In Their Shoes: Dan Koh - Boston Mayor's Chief Of StaffYou know his boss, but you likely don't know him. David Wade speaks to the mayor's chief of staff.
Mayor Walsh Upset With School Department Over Boston Latin IssuesMayor Marty Walsh said he's upset with the city's school department over not informing him about allegations of racial harassment and discrimination at Boston Latin School when they first arose a year and a half ago.