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SEPTEMBER EVENTS


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SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Final Issue of the New York Sun

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SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
Statement by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Thanking Governor Paterson for Signing Bill That Allows for Reactivation of Marine Transfer Station on Manhattan's Gansevoort Peninsula Into Law

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Death of Elinor Guggenheimer

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SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Corporation Counsel Cardozo Sue to Stop Illegal Cigarette Sales at Eight Long Island Indian Smoke Shops That Have Cost New York Taxpayers $720 Million in Lost Revenue

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SEPTEMBER 28, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Spending Cuts and Investments to Grow the City's Economy in Weekly Radio Address

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SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Presents Doris C. Freedman Award to Olafur Eliasson and Public Art Fund for the New York City Waterfalls

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SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Delivers Keynote Address at 63rd Annual Lasker Medical Research Awards

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SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Upcoming Travel to London for Conference On Effects of World Financial Crisis and How Major Cities Can Facilitate Commerce With Each Other

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SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Names Brooklyn Garage After Fallen Sanitation Worker Eva Barrientos

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Launches US Leadership Initiative, a New Effort With Major US Corporations to Support the Economies of Developing Nations

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Unveils New Online Tool to Track Potholes and Street Defects Found by SCOUT Teams and New Secret Shopper Program to Test City's Customer Service

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SEPTEMBER 24, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and HHC President Aviles Cut Ribbon On New Ambulatory Care Pavilion at Jacobi Medical Center

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SEPTEMBER 24, 2008
Speaks at Opening Plenary Session of the Clinton Global Initiative with President Bill Clinton and Lance Armstrong

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SEPTEMBER 24, 2008
Statement by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Planning Commission's Approval of Development Plans for Willets Point and Hunters Point South

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor Lieber and New York Hotel and Motel Trades Council President Peter Ward Announce Unprecedented Hospitality Job Program As Part of Willets Point Workforce Assistance Plan

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Final Settlement in Groundbreaking Litigation Against Gun Dealers Caught Selling in Apparent Violation of Federal Law

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn and Cultural Affairs Commissioner Levin Cut Ribbon on Museum of Arts and Design at Columbus Circle

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SEPTEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces New York City's Housing Plan - the Largest in the Nation - Wins Harvard Innovation Award as it Reaches Midway Point of 165,000-Unit Goal

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SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Presides over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Prohibiting Base Jumping from City Buildings (En español)
Signs Legislation Expanding Elder Abuse Education Programs (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Additional Training and Safety Measures for Crane Operations (En español)
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SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Port Authority and JetBlue Cut Ribbon On New $875 Million Terminal at JFK Airport

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SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Announce National Decline in Murder Due to Record Drop in Murder in New York City, According to FBI Report

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SEPTEMBER 21, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the City's Preparedness for Continued Financial Challenges in Weekly Radio Address

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SEPTEMBER 19, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Shaquille O'Neal Announce New Food Standards for City Agencies

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SEPTEMBER 19, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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SEPTEMBER 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Testimony About Carbon Taxes and Cap-and-Trade Programs Before the House Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Climate Change

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers the Leslie Whittington Memorial Lecture about Wall Street and the Economy

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Releases FY 2008 Mayor's Management Report

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Settlement With the Legal Aid Society Ending 25-Year Litigation and Court Oversight of Homeless Family Services System

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, Cultural Affairs Commissioner Levin and Design and Construction Commissioner Burney Join Opening of New Brooklyn Children's Museum

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Barclays Deal With Lehman Brothers That Will Preserve the Bulk of Lehman's Jobs in New York City

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SEPTEMBER 16, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Teamsters Local 237 Announces Tentative Labor Agreement

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SEPTEMBER 16, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein Release 2008 Progress Reports on Elementary, Middle, and K-8 Schools

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SEPTEMBER 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Briefs New Yorkers on Impact of Wall Street Conditions on City Economy

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1010 WINS Radio Address


SEPTEMBER 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How New Yorkers Can Now Send Digital Photos and Videos to 311 and 911 in Weekly Radio Address

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Addresses ServiceNation Summit and Announces New GreeNYC Community Service Initiative

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2008
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Appoints Alan Moss As Chair of New York City Water Board

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SEPTEMBER 11, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey September 11th Memorial Ceremony

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SEPTEMBER 11, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Attends September 11th Commemoration Ceremony

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SEPTEMBER 10, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Opens National September 11 Memorial & Museum Steel Beam Signing Opportunity in Lower Manhattan

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SEPTEMBER 10, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Testifies About New York City's Counter-Terrorism Efforts Before the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

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SEPTEMBER 9, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts and Speaks at Notes of Hope Dinner - Benefit Dinner for National September 11th Memorial & Museum

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SEPTEMBER 9, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Commissioner Kelly, Commissioner Cosgrave, and Criminal Justice Coordinator Feinblatt Announce That 911 and 311 Can Now Receive Pictures and Video from Cell Phones and Computers

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SEPTEMBER 8, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Sports Commissioner Podziba Honor New York City's Returning Olympians at City Hall Park

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SEPTEMBER 8, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Free and Reduced Price School Meals Applications Can Now Be Completed Online Through Access NYC

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1010 WINS Radio Address


SEPTEMBER 7, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses City's New 9/11 Health Campaign and the Need for a National Commitment to Care for Those Who Suffer from the Aftermath of 9/11 in Weekly Radio Address

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SEPTEMBER 5, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and DOT Commissioner Sadik-Khan Unveil New Public Space at Madison Square

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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Success in Implementing 9/11 Health Agenda

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SEPTEMBER 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Four Bills

Signs Legislation Requiring Commercial Establishments to Keep Doors Closed When Operating Air Conditioning Systems (En español)
Signs Legislation Strengthening Oversight and Enforcement of the Construction Industry (En español)
Signs Legislation Modifying the Qualifications of the Buildings Commissioner (En español)
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, and Chancellor Klein Announce New Anti-Harassment Initiatives to Stop Bullying and Bias-Related Incidents in City's Public Schools

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SEPTEMBER 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg's Campaign Against Cigarette Tax Evasion Gets Major Boost as Appeals Court Reinstates Four City Suits Against Internet Cigarette Sellers for Violating Federal Racketeering Statutes and State Law

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


SEPTEMBER 2, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Start of Ramadan

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SEPTEMBER 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Chancellor Klein, Speaker Quinn, Council Education Chair Jackson, UFT President Weingarten and CSA President Logan Welcome New York City Public School Students on the First Day of School

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SEPTEMBER 1, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Small Business Services Commissioner Walsh Cut Ribbon on Recently-Renovated Flatbush Caton Market

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