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JUNE EVENTS




JUNE 30, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Authorizing Disciplinary Action Against Licensed Architects and Engineers and Web Site Reporting of Construction Site Injuries and Fatalities by the Buildings Department (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Parks Department to Report Sources of Funding and Donations from Non-Governmental Entities (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Department of Transportation to Extend the Operating Authority of Two Unsubsidized Bus Services (En español)
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JUNE 30, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Major League Baseball and Bank of America Announce Free Bon Jovi Concert in Central Park During MLB All-Star Summer

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JUNE 30, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and GE Chairman and CEO Immelt Announce $18 Million Grant from GE Foundation to Advance Student Achievement in New York City Public Schools

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JUNE 30, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 276 Probationary Firefighters

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JUNE 29, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Progress On Long-Term Goals in Weekly Radio Address

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JUNE 27, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Opens New York City's Pools and Unveils the Floating Pool in Barretto Point Park

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JUNE 27, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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JUNE 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and City Council Speaker Quinn Reach Agreement On $59 Billion Fiscal Year 2009 City Budget That Increases Funding for City Schools and NYCHA

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JUNE 26, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Supreme Court Ruling in District of Columbia V. Heller

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JUNE 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Public Art Fund Launch The New York City Waterfalls Public Art Project by Artist Olafur Eliasson

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JUNE 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, New York City Global Partners and Columbia University Host Urban Public Health and Climate Change Summit

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JUNE 25, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Close of a Productive Legislative Session in Albany That Delivered Real Results for New York City

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JUNE 25, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg Hailing Passage of State Legislation Letting Acs Workers Perform Proactive Criminal Background Checks to Protect Children

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JUNE 25, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson, Speaker Silver, Majority Leader Skelos and Speaker Quinn Announce Agreement on Plan to Reactivate Gansevoort Marine Transfer Station

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JUNE 24, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Passage of Industrial and Commerical Incentive Program Reform Measures

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JUNE 24, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn and Council Members Vallone and Comrie On Passage of State Senate and Assembly Bill to Expand Access to Family Court

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JUNE 24, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Public Service Commission's Order On Energy Efficiency

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JUNE 24, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Home Depot's Launch of Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb Recycling Programs in All Five Boroughs

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JUNE 23, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Senator Joseph Bruno's Decision to Not Seek Re-Election

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JUNE 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce Across-the-Board Gains by Elementary and Middle School Students on State Math and Reading Exams

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JUNE 23, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On British Prime Minister Gordon Brown's Launch of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program

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JUNE 22, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses South Bronx Initiative in Weekly Radio Address

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JUNE 20, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Keynote Address at the Excellence in Action National Education Summit

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JUNE 20, 2008
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Speaks at Breakfast Hosted by Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County

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JUNE 20, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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JUNE 19, 2008
Statement by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Recent Progress in PlaNYC Legislative Agenda

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JUNE 19, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Makes Human Services Announcement

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JUNE 19, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Remarks at The American Express Nonprofit Leadership Academy Luncheon

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JUNE 19, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Opens First Financial Empowerment Center in the Bronx

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JUNE 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Keynote Address at Chadbourne & Parke Green Business Summit

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JUNE 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces South Bronx Initiative

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JUNE 16, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and DoT Commissioner Sadik-Khan Announce "Summer Streets," a Car-Free City Route for Health and Recreation

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JUNE 16, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Comptroller Thompson Announce Progress in Developing Golf Course at Ferry Point Park

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JUNE 16, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Honor 33 Members of Police Department at 2008 Medal Day Ceremony

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JUNE 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Agreement With State Leaders On Off-Track Betting in New York City

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JUNE 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Waterfalls Project in Weekly Radio Address

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JUNE 13, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Proposed State Action On Off-Track Betting

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JUNE 13, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Death of Tim Russert

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JUNE 13, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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JUNE 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Testimony On Condition of Our Nation's Infrastructure Before U.S. Senate Committee On Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs

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JUNE 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Paterson Announce Implementation of Recommendations to Improve Mental Health Care and Public Safety

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JUNE 10, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Downtown Alliance Add New York Giants to the Canyon of Heroes

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JUNE 9, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Announce New York City Remains the Safest Big City in America According to FBI Uniform Crime Report

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JUNE 9, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Creation of Office of Environmental Remediation and Outlines Necessary Reform Measures to Overhaul New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program

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JUNE 8, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Latest Initiatives to Evaluate and Improve City Services in Weekly Radio Address

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JUNE 6, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on DOI Arrest Today

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JUNE 6, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and City Parks Foundation Open Cityparks Junior Golf Center

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JUNE 6, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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JUNE 5, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Attends Climate Group Announcement

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JUNE 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, and Acting Buildings Commissioner Limandri Announce Aggressive Legislative Agenda to Increase Construction Site Safety

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JUNE 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Groundbreaking for New Education and Cultural Arts Building at Weeksville Heritage Center

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JUNE 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Honor Members of the Fire Department at 139th Medal Day

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JUNE 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Acceleration of Goal to Attract 50 Million Visitors to New York City

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JUNE 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Four Bills

Signs Legislation Establishing a New Fire Code for the City of New York (En español)
Signs Legislation Clarifying Building Code Regulations for Training of Scaffold Workers (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing the Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District (En español)
Signs Legislation Modifying Department of Transportation Traffic Measurements (En español)
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JUNE 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Public Advocate Gotbaum Launch Citywide Customer Service Survey to Assess New Yorker's Opinions of City Services

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JUNE 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce Start of P.S. Arts Week 2008

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JUNE 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Launches First-Ever Internet Week New York

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JUNE 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Senator Schumer and Governor Paterson Announce Starrett City Bidding Process Will Go Forward With New Agreement in Place to Keep Rents Affordable

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JUNE 2, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg About Pre-Trial Victory in Case Against Adventure Outdoors Gun Shop

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JUNE 1, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty's 32nd Annual Legislative Breakfast

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JUNE 1, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Importance of Fire Safety in Weekly Radio Address

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