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APRIL EVENTS




APRIL 30, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Address On Public Safety to NYPD Leadership

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APRIL 28, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Report Detailing the City's Reduction in Gun Violence Vastly Outpaces the Nation's in Weekly Radio Address

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APRIL 25, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Update New Yorkers On Boston Terrorists' Stated Intent to Attack New York City

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APRIL 25, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces More Than 100 Restaurants to Participate in the "Food Waste Challenge," New City Program to Reduce Amount of Waste Sent to Landfills

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APRIL 25, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Immigrant Affairs Commissioner Fatima Shama Release Blueprints to Support Municipal Immigrant Integration at Cities for Immigrant Integration Conference

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APRIL 24, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Restoration of Rockaway Courthouse, Transforming Historic Building Into a New Medical Center

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APRIL 24, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Start of Expanded Recycling Program to Include All Rigid Plastics for the First Time

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APRIL 24, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Major League Baseball and the New York Mets to Announce MLB All-Star Activities and Launch All-Star Balloting

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APRIL 23, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Winners of 2013 NYC Literary Honors

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APRIL 23, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Six Bills

Signs Legislation Easing Regulatory Burdens On Small Businesses (En español)
Signs Legislation Extending the Date of Submission for the Executive Budget and Related Documents (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Office of Long Term Planning and Sustainability to Study the Feasibility of Developing Geothermal Energy Resources in New York City (En español)
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APRIL 23, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Plans to Transform Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx Into World's Largest Indoor Ice Facility

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APRIL 22, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Major Gift to Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech

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APRIL 22, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor Gibbs and Center for Economic Opportunity Executive Director Morse Release New Data Showing New York City Poverty Rate Has Stabilized Following Recession

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APRIL 22, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Joins with Public Art Fund to Unveil Ugo Rondinone's Human Nature

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APRIL 21, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the City's Efforts to Keep New Yorkers Safe in Weekly Radio Address

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APRIL 18, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Celebrates 11th Annual Poem in Your Pocket Day

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APRIL 18, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Leading Global Companies Join the "Carbon Challenge," a PlaNYC Initiative to Cut Greenhouse Gases, Improve Air Quality and Fight Climate Change

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APRIL 17, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Kicks Off the 10th Annual Immigrant Heritage Week Celebration

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APRIL 16, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Update New Yorkers On Measures the City Is Taking Following Terrorist Attack in Boston

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APRIL 16, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at FDNY Plaque Dedication Ceremony for Lt. Richard A. Nappi

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APRIL 15, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Explosions in Boston

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APRIL 14, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How the City's Applied Sciences and Technology Initiatives Are Creating New Jobs and Improving Quality of Life for New Yorkers

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APRIL 12, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Agreement in City's First-Ever Lawsuit Against Self-Storage Facilities Used to Illegally Store and Sell Counterfeit Goods

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APRIL 12, 2013
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Nomination of Thomas F. Prendergast As Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman and CEO

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APRIL 12, 2013
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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APRIL 11, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Joins NYU President Sexton to Announce Partnerships between Center for Urban Science & Progress and Microsoft and Lutron Electronics to Inaugurate New Brooklyn Office

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APRIL 9, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Transportation Commissioner Sadik-Khan Announce New Pilot Program to Pay Parking Meters Remotely and Launch Real-Time Parking Availability Map

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APRIL 7, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New York City's Success in Keeping Guns Out of the Hands of Teens Through Tough Gun Laws and Proactive Policing in Weekly Radio Address

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APRIL 5, 2013
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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APRIL 4, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Details Federal Data Showing New York City Has a Lower Percentage of Teens Carrying Guns Than in Any Other Major City

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APRIL 3, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on ‘The Tonight Show’ Returning to New York City

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APRIL 3, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Keynote Address at National Rx Drug Abuse Summit

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APRIL 2, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Cordray Announce Partnership to Replicate Local Consumer Protection and Financial Empowerment Models Based On New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs

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APRIL 2, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Nine Bills

Signs Legislation to Assist Homeowners and Businesses Recovering from Hurricane Sandy (En español)
Signs Legislation to Assist Veterans Seeking Employment (En español)
Signs Legislation Amending District Plans for the Myrtle Avenue and Hub/Third Avenue Business Improvement Districts (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Development of an Annual Report on Youth That Are Sexually Exploited (En español)
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APRIL 2, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Walcott Announce 78 New Schools to Open Next Fall and 656 Total Schools Created Since 2002 - More Than Any Administration in City History

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