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Resource ID: #24598
Subject: City Government
Source: Boston Globe
Affiliation: 
Date: 03/26/2009; 04/27/2009; 08/23/2009; 09/10/2009; 09/13/2009; 09/24/2009; 09/26/2009; 10/07/2009

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This series explains how Mayor Menino supervised a “building boom that benefited a handful of favored developers and consultants with close ties to him”. Put together, “the six most prolific developers built one out of every four square feet constructed by private developers since 1996”. The mayor violated a pledge not to accept donations by accepting money from these developers, which supported his campaign. Furthermore, he disregarded a city ordinance, which was designed to ensure that these projects benefited city residents.

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