BOSTON — Marty Walsh began his inaugural address with a concise promise: “I will listen. I will learn. I will lead.”
BOSTON — Black and Latino candidates lost. But activists argue their agenda won.
BOSTON — Gov. Deval Patrick is set to host Boston Mayor-elect Martin Walsh for a meeting at his Beacon Hill office as the state legislator continues with his transition to the chief executive officer of New England’s largest city.
BOSTON — WBUR’s Fred Thys speaks about what Walsh was saying the day after he won Boston’s mayoral election.
BOSTON — Mayor-elect Marty Walsh and City Councilor John Connolly spent the day after a hotly contested election very differently.
BOSTON — The two met behind closed doors and wouldn’t discuss the details of their conversation, but Walsh said Menino offered his support and advice.
BOSTON — The state representative from Dorchester, emphasizing his blue-collar story, built a diverse coalition.
BOSTON — See this map for precinct-by-precinct results in Boston’s mayoral race.
Boston voters are casting ballots in the first open mayoral election in a generation, as City Councilor John Connolly and state Rep. Marty Walsh vie to replace longtime Mayor Thomas Menino.
It’s a historic change for Boston. Martin Walsh will be the city’s next mayor, as he defeated John Connolly in a tight race.