Fitchburg Mayor Lisa Wong spoke at a “Community Conversations” forum hosted by Gov. Deval Patrick’s Asian American Commission on Sept. 19 at the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center. Continue reading
The Chinatown Resident Association and the Governor’s Asian American Commission hosted the fifth Boston mayoral forum with Dan Conley, Suffolk County district attorney on Sept. 4 at the Josiah Quincy School. City council at-large candidates Michelle Wu, Michael Flaherty and Gareth Saunders also spoke, as the Sept. 24 primary loomed large. Continue reading
More than 400 enthusiastic supporters attended a rally this evening to kick off Boston City Councilor John Connolly’s campaign for Mayor of Boston.
Boston City Councilor John Connolly announced today his candidacy for Mayor of Boston Continue reading
By Brian McNamee. Pros and Cons on 4 Year Term for the Office of Mayor There is a citizen’s initiative petition being circulated by the Quincy Chamber of Commerce to add a ballot question regarding a 4 year term for the Office of Mayor. If successful with this petition a question regarding the 4 year term will be on next November’s election ballot. The Chamber believes that the business community is best served by a longer term for the Office of Mayor because it contributes to a more stable and predictable government structure. Presumably this institutional stability would result in … Continue reading