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AUGUST EVENTS


Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


AUGUST 30, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Death of Staff Sergeant Michael H. Ollis

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


AUGUST 29, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Internal Revenue Service Recognizing All Same-Sex Marriages

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AUGUST 28, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Launch of EveryoneOn NY, a Public/Private Partnership to Provide Internet Access to Low-Income Families

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AUGUST 28, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Opens Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park in Queens, Part of Major Affordable Housing Development

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AUGUST 27, 2013
Weekly Update on Murders and Shootings in New York City

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AUGUST 26, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Transportation Commissioner Sadik-Khan Announce Speed Camera Enforcement Will Begin On the First Day of School, September 9th

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AUGUST 26, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks to First Class of Students at Center for Urban Science and Progress, New Applied Sciences School Led by NYU

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 25, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How the NYPD Has Kept New Yorkers Safe and City Council Bills That Will Hamper Those Efforts in Weekly Radio Address

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


AUGUST 22, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Introductory Bills 1079 and 1080

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AUGUST 21, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Extension of Rockaway and Brooklyn Ferry Service Through January

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AUGUST 20, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Opens Affordable, Rentable Work Space for Artists in Long Island City

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AUGUST 19, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Kelly, Special Narcotics Prosecutor Brennan, District Attorneys Vance and Hynes and Criminal Justice Coordinator Feinblatt Announce Largest Seizure of Illegal Guns in City History

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AUGUST 19, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Housing and Urban Development Secretary Donovan to Unveil Federal Hurricane Sandy Recovery Task Force Report

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 18, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Comprehensive Initiatives to Make New York City’s Waterfront Stronger and More Resilient in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 15, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Joins the United States Army Corps of Engineers to Start Sand-Pumping Operations on Rockaway Beach

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AUGUST 12, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Fourteen Bills

Signs Legislation Requiring the City to Create Plans in Preparation for a Severe Weather Event (En español)
Signs Legislation Improving the City's Recycling System (En español)
Signs Legislation Providing Property Tax Relief for Veterans and Victims of Hurricane Sandy (En español)
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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


AUGUST 12, 2013
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Kelly On Federal Court Ruling

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AUGUST 12, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Secretary Jewell Announce Agreement On New Science and Resilience Institute As Part of Cooperative Management of 10,000 Acres of City, Federal Parks in and Around Jamaica Bay

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 11, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How the New Common Core Standards Will Better Prepare Our Students for College and Careers in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 9, 2013
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Passing of Former Deputy Mayor Bill Lynch

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AUGUST 8, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Criminal Justice Coordinator Feinblatt Release Second Criminal Justice System Performance Report

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AUGUST 7, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg, Schools Chancellor Walcott Detail New York City Students' Results On New, More Rigorous State Tests Aligned to the Common Core Learning Standards

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AUGUST 6, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How New York City's Municipal Economic and Fiscal Policies Have Helped the City Thrive and the Challenges That Could Derail Continued Progress

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AUGUST 5, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Calise Host Reception in Honor of 23rd Anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 4, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How Rezoning Will Keep East Midtown Competitive and Improve Congestion in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 2, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg and Deputy Mayor Holloway Announce New York City's Primary Healthcare Provider Will Not Seek a Rate Increase, Resulting in Potential Savings of More Than $300 Million Annually

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