Category: Boston City Council

2021 Municipal Endorsements

Read the post below for more detailed explanation of JP Progressives’ endorsement decisions, ratified by 60% of the membership.

The Boston City Council Impact On Our Issues

There are a number of ways that Boston City Councilors are making a difference in our city, and so many more ways in which they could. On issues we as progressives care about, here’s just a few ways the Elected Officials most accountable…

Wake Up The Electors & The Earth: This Saturday

This Saturday Jamaica Plain will Wake Up The Earth and JP Progressives begins to Wake Up The Electors, as we help re-elect two of Boston’s best City Councillors: At-Large City Councillor Ayanna Pressley, our Shero who earned the Gabby Giffords Rising…

Rental Inspection Ordinance Hearing Today

The Boston City Council holds a hearing today at 4:30pm on revising or gutting last year’s Rental Inspection Ordinance. Reasonable technical fixes — such as those proposed by the Mayor that target non-owner occupied housing — are a welcome addition to any new…

You Are Helping Decide the Next City Council President

Three days ago, we asked you to call Councilor-Elect Michelle Wu and her colleagues about their plans to support Bill Linehan as the next Boston City Council President. Linehan’s regressive and divisive actions have been well documented by the Globe, Herald, and…