by Alan Pyke Posted on February 16, 2015 Updated: February 16, 2015
Snow-sieged Boston is using prison inmates to help dig out from the latest in a series of harsh winter storms.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 12, 2015
"All weather events are affected by climate change because the environment in which they occur is warmer and moister than it used to be."
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 10, 2014
A new report finds that undertaking simple energy-reducing measures in Boston buildings can save significant amounts of carbon and money.
by Scott Keyes Posted on September 8, 2014
Perhaps the best way to end homelessness is to prevent it from ever happening in the first place.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 21, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
City planners are grappling with many of the threats and possibilities for mitigating them, from streets that can double as canals to underground cisterns and floating buildings.
by Hayes Brown Posted on April 14, 2014
The Muslim Public Affairs Council is urging Islamic leaders to confront extremism directly, in hopes of preventing radicalization in their communities.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 16, 2014
Mayor Walsh explained, "As mayor of the city of Boston, I have to do my best to ensure that all Bostonians are free to participate fully in the civic life of our city.
by Zack Ford Posted on March 14, 2014 Updated: March 16, 2014
Sam Adams doesn't want to be part of a parade that discriminates against gay veterans.
by Posted on November 1, 2013
Boston wants to be the first city to close its gender wage gap. Here are some ways to get there.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 31, 2013
A new proposal would require new buildings to outline how they will withstand climate impacts.