In the Boston Globe: Read the full text of Kim Janey’s farewell speech as acting mayor



Acting Mayor Kim Janey delivered a farewell address in Roxbury’s Hibernian Hall on Wednesday evening.ERIN CLARK/GLOBE STAFF

Acting Mayor Kim Janey gave a farewell address at Hibernian Hall in Roxbury on Wednesday to city officials and community members in an event that included a performance by local artists and video highlighting her mayoralty’s accomplishments. Janey, the acting mayor of Boston since Martin J. Walsh became US transportation secretary in March, will be succeeded by Mayor-elect Michelle Wu, who will be sworn in as the city’s leader on Nov. 16.

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