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FEBRUARY EVENTS


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FEBRUARY 27, 2009
Statement from Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Manhattan District Attorney Robert M. Morgenthau's Decision to Not Seek Re-Election

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FEBRUARY 27, 2009
Statement from Mayor Bloomberg Congratulating HRA Commissioner Robert Doar and His Staff for Increasing New York City Child Support Collections by $50 Million in 2008

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FEBRUARY 27, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Requiring Street Fair Producers to Take Environmentally Friendly Measures in Disposing of Waste (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Display of a Passengers' Bill of Rights by City Taxi and Livery Cabs (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Water Tank Inspections to Be Made Public (En español)
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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Statement by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Today's Appellate Division Ruling On the Review and Approval of Atlantic Yards Project

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FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Remarks by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on the Death of Amsterdam News Publisher Emeritus Wilbert A. "Bill" Tatum

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FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Sadik-Khan Announce Pilot 'Green Light for Midtown' Program to Reduce Congestion

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FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Commissioner Kelly, and District Attorney Hynes Announce an Arrest in the Murder of Ecuadorian Immigrant José Sucuzhañay

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On New York Congressional Delegation Letter Urging President Obama to Remove Tiahrt Restrictions from Fy 2010 Budget

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FEBRUARY 25, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Inclusion of $70 Million for 9/11 Health Programs in U.S. House Appropriations Bill

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FEBRUARY 24, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Agreement to Provide Free Pet Spaying Services During Fiscal Hard Times Through a Partnership With the Nonprofit Toby Project

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FEBRUARY 24, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Retirement of Medgar Evers College President Dr. Edison O. Jackson

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FEBRUARY 24, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Kelly, District Attorney Brown Announce Over 900 Guns Taken Off the Streets During Queens One-Day Gun Buyback

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FEBRUARY 23, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Retirement of Archbishop Edward Cardinal Egan and the Appointment of Archbishop Timothy Dolan to the Archdiocese of New York

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Show


FEBRUARY 22, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Short-Term and Long-Term Ways the City Is Helping New Yorkers Through the Recession and Putting New York in the Best Position to Capture New Growth in Weekly Radio Address

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FEBRUARY 20, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Launches MediaNYC
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FEBRUARY 20, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


FEBRUARY 19, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Selection of Adolfo Carrion As White House Director of Urban Affairs

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FEBRUARY 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, U.S. Secretary of Education Duncan, and Schools Chancellor Klein Detail How the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Will Help NYC Schools

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FEBRUARY 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Metropolitan Transportation Authority Announce Major Milestone of Number 7 Subway Extension With Lowering of First Tunnel Boring Machine "Cutter Head"

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FEBRUARY 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Outlines 11 Initiatives to Support New York City's Financial Services Sector and Encourage Entrepreneurship

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FEBRUARY 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Holds Media Availability after Meeting with U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano

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FEBRUARY 18, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Passing of New York Salsa Legend Gilberto 'Joe Cuba' Calderon

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FEBRUARY 17, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Releases Preliminary FY 2009 Mayor's Management Report and Launches NYCStat Performance Reporting Tool

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FEBRUARY 17, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Releases New York City Panel On Climate Change Report That Predicts Higher Temperatures and Rising Sea Levels for New York City

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Show


FEBRUARY 15, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Efforts to Help Low Income New Yorkers Recoup Earned Tax Credits and Save Money Through a Privately-Funded City Match Program in Weekly Radio Address

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FEBRUARY 13, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Final Passage of the Economic Stimulus Package

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FEBRUARY 13, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Names Rafael Cestero to Serve As Commissioner of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development

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FEBRUARY 13, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


FEBRUARY 12, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Economic Stimulus Conference Report

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FEBRUARY 12, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Congratulates NYCTV on 44 New York Emmy Nominations

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FEBRUARY 12, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Commissioner Sadik-Khan Announce Marking of the Eastern Terminus of Lincoln Highway in Times Square

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


FEBRUARY 10, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Manhattan District Attorney's Recovery of $175 Million

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FEBRUARY 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Releases Initial Findings of 2008 New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey

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FEBRUARY 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce Achievement of Major Milestone in the Creation of 100 Charter Schools

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FEBRUARY 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Six Bills

Signs Legislation Providing Health Benefits to Surviving Family Members of Department of Environmental Protection Employee Gennaro Montello (En español)
Signs Legislation Enhancing Oversight and Enforcement Powers For the Department of Buildings (En español)
Signs Legislation to Reduce Amount of Time Non-Emergency Vehicles Can Idle Adjacent to Schools and Expanding the City's Ability to Enforce Idling Violations (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing the Hudson Square Business Improvement District (En español)
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FEBRUARY 9, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presents Captain and Crew of US Airways Flight 1549 With Keys to the City

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


FEBRUARY 8, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Ways to Make It Easier for New Yorkers to See and Review Construction Plans in Their Neighborhoods in Weekly Radio Address

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FEBRUARY 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Bishop Dimarzio Announce Exploratory Steps to Keep Some Brooklyn and Queens Catholic Schools from Closing Through Conversion into Charter Schools

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FEBRUARY 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Jewish Labor Committee and Empire Kosher to Announce Kosher Food Donation to Metropolitan Council On Jewish Poverty

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FEBRUARY 6, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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FEBRUARY 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Applaud New York City's Students On Their Gains On Advanced Placement Exams

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FEBRUARY 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Reveals Sources of Mysterious But Harmless Maple Syrup Odors

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FEBRUARY 3, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces New Home for Fashion Week at Lincoln Center

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FEBRUARY 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Reception in Honor of Black History Month

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FEBRUARY 2, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Launch of Public Review Process for Lower Grand Concourse Rezoning

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FEBRUARY 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Limandri Announce Online Diagrams of Proposed Buildings and a New Development Challenge Process

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FEBRUARY 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Maryanne Schretzman As Family Services Coordinator

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FEBRUARY 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Steps New York City Is Taking - and the Help We Need from Albany and Washington - to Balance Our Budget and Get Through the Financial Crisis in Weekly Radio Address

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