Is Home Rule a better solution to Charter reform?

Is Home Rule a better solution to Charter reform?

One Ward 2 candidate at-Large City Council, Braden Houston, has come up with an interesting solution to the divisive either/or (Yes/No) recommendation of the Charter Commission regarding elimination of Ward representation. It’s an interesting proposition – especially...

What going on with all the construction fires?

The phenomenon of fires in new high rise construction is troubling. Today’s fire in Weymouth should make us remember that similar instances happened in Waltham and Dorchester. The Dorchester fire started because of faulty pipe installation  and the Waltham fire seems...

Some more information

As the preliminary edges closer, I’ll re-post a link to a forum that was recorded in June and nicely delineates what three then-certified candidates (Fuller, Lennon, and Sangiolo) think on a variety of issues. Though (disappointingly) the promised Part II with...