Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu files fair work week ordinance

BOSTON – At the Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 Boston City Council meeting, City Councilor At-Large Michelle Wu will file an ordinance aimed at strengthening protections for hourly workers. The Fair Work Week ordinance will enforce policies such as employers providing work schedules 14 days in advance and that new shifts will be offered to current employees first.  Continue reading

Boston general election shows strong turnout

Mayor-elect Marty Walsh won 52 percent of votes in the general election on Nov. 5, beating city council at-large John Connolly by 4,908 votes. Chinatown’s District 2 city councilor Bill Linehan won reelection against former Josiah Quincy School principal Suzanne Lee. Continue reading