Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says the city will go to a modified Phase 2 Step 2 for reopening regulations.
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Durham Council Struggles to Define Living Wage and Incentive Priorities
In back-to-back votes this month, city council took different approaches to living wage requirements for new restaurants.
PRESIDENT BIDEN’s Covid plans — New LAWMAKERS to WATCH — What an ACTING MAYOR can do
BIDEN'S BOOSTER SHOT — The Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Massachusetts has been pretty slow compared to other states. Can President Joe Biden speed it up? The new president made a big promise: 100 ...
How businesses and workers can prepare for shifting employment regulation under the Biden administration
We asked legal and policy experts what to expect from President-elect Joe Biden on employment law. They noted more worker protections and rights.
IT’S HARDER THAN EVER TO FIND A BATHROOM IN BOSTON. WHAT’S THE CITY DOING ABOUT IT?
They refuse to respond to this humanitarian crisis where people really need them. We’re just ignoring this problem and it’s getting worse and worse.” ...
Lawmakers may be pulled into Boston mayoral election debate
With Mayor Martin Walsh preparing to leave City Hall, the Boston City Council is considering changing the rules that require a special election if Walsh resigns before March 5 in order to avoid ...
Sheriff’s survey shows inmates apprehensive about vaccine
People incarcerated in state prisons or county houses of correction will be eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine starting Monday, but Gov. Charlie Baker said Wednesday his ...
Biden releases statement in wake of Trump’s impeachment
President-elect Joe Biden called for the nation to “stand together” in the wake of President Trump’s second impeachment Wednesday.
In His Final State Of The City Address, Boston Mayor Walsh Calls 2021 A Year For Healing
Walsh's final major address as mayor was also a kind of love letter to the city from a chief executive who is, more than anything else, a Boston boy through and through.
Coronavirus: More than 10m Americans get first dose of vaccine — as it happened
US scientists discover two new coronavirus variants in Ohio. UK reports highest daily increase in deaths. Japan expands state of emergency as infections rise to crisis level.
We asked some of Boston’s leaders (who aren’t running for mayor) what the city’s next mayor should do. Here are their answers
Whoever is elected to replace Mayor Martin J. Walsh, who is leaving the post to become Secretary of Labor for the Biden administration, will face daunting challenges.
Boston crosses coronavirus hospitalization threshold
Boston has crossed a significant hospitalization threshold as coronavirus numbers continue to worsen in the city.
Baker extending capacity restrictions on businesses for two weeks due to pandemic
Governor Charlie Baker said Thursday that the state is extending by two weeks the capacity restrictions on various industries to combat the spread of COVID-19 and that officials are closely eyeing the ...