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AUGUST EVENTS




AUGUST 31, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Congressman Rangel Take Fight Against Illegal Guns to Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Caucus in Washington, DC

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AUGUST 31, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Announces NYC TV Series "Secrets of New York" Will Be Aired Nationwide On PBS Stations

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AUGUST 30, 2006
Statement from Mayor Bloomberg On Guilty Plea by Michael Spallone of Woodhaven Rifle and Pistol Range

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AUGUST 29, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and MTA Chairman Kalikow Encourage Baseball and Tennis Fans to "Take the Train to the Game"

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AUGUST 29, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein Tour Newly Constructed Bathgate Educational Campus to Kick Off the 2006-2007 School Year

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AUGUST 29, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Renames Street After NYPD Detective Daniel Enchautegui

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AUGUST 28, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Announce the Line-of-Duty Death of FDNY Lieutenant Howard J. Carpluk, Jr.

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AUGUST 28, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Marks the Start of Back-to-School Shopping by Reminding Consumers That Every Day Is Tax Free Shopping in the City

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AUGUST 27, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Free PSAT Program During Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 25, 2006
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 23, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation to Protect New York City Nightlife Patrons (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Full Disclosure by Non-Approved Credit Counselors (En español)
Signs Legislation Extending Deadline for Jamaica Bay Watershed Protection Plan (En español)
Signs Legislation Providing the Wetlands Transfer Task Force With Three-Month Extension (En español)
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AUGUST 22, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Dedicates Monument to New York's Fighting 69th in Ballymote, Ireland

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AUGUST 22, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Breakfast Reception in Sligo, Ireland

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AUGUST 21, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein Announce the PSAT Will Now Be Offered Free-of-Charge to All New York City Public School 10th and 11th Grade Students

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AUGUST 20, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Yankee Stadium & the Economic Revitalization of the Bronx During Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 18, 2006
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 17, 2006
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Governor Pataki Vetoing Legislation to Add New York City Police Commissioner to Board of the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

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AUGUST 17, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Appointment of David B. Goldin to Serve As City's First Administrative Justice Coordinator

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AUGUST 17, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Roberto Clemente, Jr. "Tee-Off" First-Ever Gracie Mansion Tee-Ball Tournament With Little Leaguers from Across the City

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AUGUST 16, 2006
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On City Council Passage of First Queens Inclusionary Rezoning in Maspeth-Woodside

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AUGUST 16, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Pataki and New York Yankees Break Ground On New $800 Million Stadium

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AUGUST 15, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Matthew P. Sapolin to the Rank of Commissioner at a Reception Honoring 16th Anniversary of the Passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act

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AUGUST 15, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Makes Pitch to Host 2008 Republican National Convention

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AUGUST 15, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and WNBC General Manager Frank Comerford Announce WNBC Will Broadcast NYC TV Programming

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AUGUST 15, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Reschedules Trip to Ireland

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AUGUST 14, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg, City Council Speaker Quinn, Borough President Carrión and the Related Companies Break Ground On Gateway Center at Bronx Terminal Market

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AUGUST 13, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the FDNY's New Recruitment Campaign During Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 11, 2006
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Decision to Keep Open Two Veterans Affairs Hospitals in Manhattan and Brooklyn and Modernize Another VA Facility in Queens

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AUGUST 11, 2006
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 9, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Lloyd Announce Completion of Excavation of Manhattan Leg of City Water Tunnel No. 3

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AUGUST 8, 2006
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On WTC Insurers Affirming Conceptual Framework Will Not Present Impediment to Paying Out Insurance Proceeds

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AUGUST 8, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Pataki Announce Plans to Commemorate Fifth Anniversary of the September 11th
Attacks

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August 7, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Honors Julia Alvarez, Juan Marichal and Carlos Gomez at Annual Dominican Heritage Celebration

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AUGUST 7, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Senator Schumer Call for Phase II Expansion of Jacob K. Javits Convention Center to Begin at Same Time As Phase I

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AUGUST 7, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Kick Off New Fire Department Recruitment Campaign

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AUGUST 6, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Recent Heat Emergency During Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 4, 2006
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 3, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On Heat Emergency

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AUGUST 3, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Breaks Ground On First Phase of Affordable Housing and the Second Phase of Retail Development in East New York

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AUGUST 2, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Additional Power Conservation Measures and Urges Residents and Businesses to Cut Back On Energy Usage

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AUGUST 2, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Breaks Ground On Expansion of Museum of the City of New York

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AUGUST 1, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Participate in National Night Out Against Crime

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AUGUST 1, 2006
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City's Response to Heat Emergency and Need for Extensive Energy Conservation

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