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DECEMBER EVENTS




DECEMBER 31, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Annual Interfaith Breakfast

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DECEMBER 30, 2008
Remarks by Mayor Bloomberg After Briefing by Israeli Consul General in New York Asaf Shariv Upon the Consul's Return from Israel

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DECEMBER 30, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 1,129 New Police Officers

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DECEMBER 29, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Seven Bills

Signs Legislation Renaming Fourty-Nine Streets and Public Places in the Five Boroughs (En español)
Signs Legislation Authorizing the Early Recision of a Temporary Tax Cut (En español)
Signs Legislation Temporarily Increasing the Hotel Tax (En español)
Signs Legislation Temporarily Suspending Alternate Side of the Street Parking Regulations During Snowstorms (En español)
Legislation Amending the Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing the Fulton Street Business Improvement District (En español)
Signs Legislation Designating Remains Lighting As a Regionally Significant Project in NYC (En español)
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DECEMBER 29, 2008
Remarks by Mayor Bloomberg on Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Terror Attacks

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DECEMBER 29, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and NYC & Company Announce That New York City Achieved Record High Visitors and Visitor Spending in 2008

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


DECEMBER 28, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New York City's Continued Reduction in Crime in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Kelly Announce That City Is On Course to Have Another Year of Declining Crime

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DECEMBER 23, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Chief Judge Kaye, Borough President Molinaro, Council Member Mcmahon, DASNY Director Williams, District Attorney Donovan and Criminal Justice Coordinator Feinblatt Break Ground on New Staten Island Courthouse

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DECEMBER 22, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On District Attorney Robert Morgenthau’S Announcements Regarding 130 Liberty Street

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DECEMBER 22, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Clergy Leaders from Across the City Launch New Program to Help City Clergy Provide Financial Education Tools to New Yorkers

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DECEMBER 21, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Successful Effort to Stop Disproportionate Fare Increase for Express Bus Riders in Weekly Radio Address

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

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DECEMBER 18, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Agreement With City Council On Updated Financial Plan

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DECEMBER 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Frieden Announce Four Month Gain in New York City Life Expectancy

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DECEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Names New Aging Commissioner

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DECEMBER 17, 2008
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Announces Successful Effort to Stop Disproportionate Fare Increase for Express Bus Riders

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DECEMBER 15, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Opening of the Exhibit "Growing & Greening New York: PlaNYC and the Future of the City" at the Museum of the City of New York

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DECEMBER 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner Doherty Announce New Street Cleaning Plan for Bronx Community Board 8

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DECEMBER 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, US Transportation Secretary Peters and Representatives Maloney, Mica, and Castle Announce Next Step in High-Speed Rail

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DECEMBER 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 286 Probationary Firefighters

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DECEMBER 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Consumer Affairs Commissioner Mintz Launch Public Helpline to Connect New Yorkers to Free Financial Information and Resources They Need During the Economic Downturn

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DECEMBER 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks About the Death of Ecuadorian Immigrant José Sucuzhañay

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DECEMBER 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses What the City Is Doing to Prevent Foreclosures and Keep New Yorkers in Their Homes in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Encourages New Yorkers to Answer "Dear Santa" Letters This Holiday Season

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DECEMBER 13, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On President-Elect Barack Obama's Nomination of Shaun Donovan As Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

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DECEMBER 12, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Resignation of Department for the Aging Commissioner Edwin Méndez-Santiago

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DECEMBER 12, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 11, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Join the Center for NYC Neighborhoods to Award New Grants to Help Prevent Mortgage Foreclosures

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DECEMBER 9, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and T. Boone Pickens Announce the Support of the American Lung Association for the Pickens Plan

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DECEMBER 8, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at U.S. Conference of Mayors Infrastructure Announcement with House Ways and Means Chairman Rangel

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DECEMBER 7, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Latest Steps to Improve and Expand Services Provided to New Yorkers in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 5, 2008
Statement by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On the Death of His Holiness Aleksy II, Russian Orthodox Patriarch

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DECEMBER 5, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Announcement by Governor Paterson

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DECEMBER 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at
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DECEMBER 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Public Advocate Gotbaum Release Findings of Citywide Customer Survey Revealing New Yorkers' Opinions of City Services

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DECEMBER 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Robin Hood Foundation Annual Heroes Award
Breakfast

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DECEMBER 2, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Ribbon Cutting for The East Harlem School

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DECEMBER 1, 2008
Statements by Governor Paterson and Mayor Bloomberg On the Stabbing Death of MTA Bus Driver Edwin Thomas

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DECEMBER 1, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Presides over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Establishing the Belmont Business Improvement District in the Bronx (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing the Annual Assessment Amount for Thirteen Business Improvement Districts (En español)
Signs Legislation Reforming the Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Quarterly Police Department Reports on Crimes Involving Illegally Obtained Firearms (En español)
Signs Legislation Allowing Parking at Missing or Broken Parking Meters up to the Maximum Time Permitted in That Parking Meter Zone (En español)
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DECEMBER 1, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Outlines Expansion of Job Placement Services Administered Through Workforce1 Centers in All Five Boroughs

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