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DECEMBER EVENTS




DECEMBER 31, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Allowing Department of Finance to Sell Tax Liens Until 2010 (En español)
Signs Legislation Strengthening Regulations on Use of Explosives for Demolition and Excavation (En español)
Signs Legislation Strengthening Punishment for Serial Acts of Public Lewdness (En español)
Signs Legislation Allowing Free Birth Certificates for City Residents in State Correctional Facilities (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing Guidelines for Safe Cleaning of Trauma Scenes (En español)
Signs Legislation Amending City’s Landmark Legislation Concerning Pay to Play (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing The Southern Boulevard Business Improvement District in The Bronx (En español)
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DECEMBER 31, 2007
Hosts Annual Interfaith Breakfast

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DECEMBER 30, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Progress Made This Year in Education, Quality of Life and Public Safety in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 27, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces the Successful Launch of 31 Anti-Poverty Programs in Center for Economic Opportunity's First Year

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DECEMBER 27, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Robert C. Lieber Deputy Mayor for Economic Development

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DECEMBER 27, 2007
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Assassination of Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto

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DECEMBER 27, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 914 New Police Officers

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DECEMBER 26, 2007
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Federal Funding for Health Programs for 9/11 Rescue and Recovery Workers As Well As Area Residents

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DECEMBER 26, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Kelly Announce That City Is on Course to Set a New Record in Crime Reduction - Fewest Murders Since Records Have Been Kept

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


DECEMBER 23, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses City's Successful Road Paving and Pothole Repair Programs in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 21, 2007
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 20, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Welcomes 13 Newly-Elected Mayors from the Region to New York's City Hall for a Working Lunch

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DECEMBER 19, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Marc Jahr as President of City's Housing Development Corporation

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DECEMBER 19, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Eliot Spitzer Announce the Selection of Team to Design Park and Open Space on Governors Island

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DECEMBER 18, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Citizen's Budget Commission Lunch

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DECEMBER 18, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Hundred Year Association of New York's Isaac Liberman Public Service Awards

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DECEMBER 18, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Announce Green Cart Legislation to Improve Access to Fresh Fruits and Vegetables in Neighborhoods With Greatest Need

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DECEMBER 17, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Marks Five-Thousandth Lane-Mile Paved

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DECEMBER 17, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces First Incentive Payments to Families in Opportunity NYC, the Nation's First Conditional Cash Transfer Program

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


DECEMBER 16, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Availability of Free Universal Pre-K Seats in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 13, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Addresses Delegates at United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change Conference On Behalf of ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

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DECEMBER 13, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Environmental Defense Forum in Bali

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DECEMBER 12, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks on Competitiveness at Fudan University in Shanghai

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DECEMBER 10, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

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DECEMBER 10, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New York Stock Exchange Building with Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Vice Premier Wu Yi, People's Republic of China

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DECEMBER 10, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces That Notify NYC Is Operational

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DECEMBER 10, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Urge Parents of Four-Year Olds to Sign up for Free Universal Pre-Kindergarten Seats in All Five Boroughs

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


DECEMBER 10, 2007
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Proposed MTA Fare Hike

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DECEMBER 10, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at China-U.S. Innovation Conference

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


DECEMBER 9, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Notify NYC in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 7, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Ronald E. Richter As Family Services Coordinator

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DECEMBER 7, 2007
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 7, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg, Former President Clinton and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Jackson Announce First-Ever Sustainability Partnership With New York City Housing Authority

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DECEMBER 6, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Announce Agreement Authorizing Water Lien Sales

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DECEMBER 6, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and DYCD Commissioner Mullgrav Announce Teen Action, a New Service Learning Program to Combat Teen Pregnancy and Increase Civic Engagement

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DECEMBER 6, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Deputy Mayor for Economic Development and Rebuilding Daniel L. Doctoroff Stepping Down at Year's End

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DECEMBER 5, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Codifying PlaNYC Emissions Reduction Targets (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing Office of Administrative Tax Appeals (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring DoT to Post Parking Regulation Information Online (En español)
Signs Legislation Extending J-51 Tax Benefit Program (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing Annual Expenditure at Ten BIDs and One Special Assessment District (En español)
Signs Legislation Authorizing Regionally Significant Project Designation for Bimmy's LLC (En español)
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DECEMBER 5, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Short-Term Plan to Begin Reducing Municipal Energy Consumption

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DECEMBER 5, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn and Non-Profit Partners Announce New Initiative to Prevent Mortgage Foreclosures

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Notify NYC


DECEMBER 4, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Launches Notify NYC

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DECEMBER 4, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Brief House Education Chair George Miller on School Reforms, New School Report Cards and Landmark Teacher Bonus Plan During Tour of P.S. 133

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DECEMBER 3, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Lights up Prospect Park for the Holidays

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DECEMBER 3, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Announces New Rule to Make On-Site Power Generation Technology Available to Residential and Commercial Building Owners

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DECEMBER 3, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Spitzer Announce Start of Construction on #7 Subway Extension

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


DECEMBER 2, 2007
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Importance of Pay Raises for New York State's Judges in Weekly Radio Address

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