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MARCH EVENTS




MARCH 31, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Remarks at Mayor's National Forum Hosted by the U.S. Conference of Mayors

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MARCH 31, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Urges Mayors in Both Parties to Join Him in Support of President Obama's Nonpartisan Principles for Health Reform and to Push for a Consensus Reform Package This Year

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MARCH 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Federal Stimulus Transportation Projects List with Senator Charles E. Schumer, Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand, Congressman Charles B. Rangel and Elected Officials

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MARCH 30, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Start of Public Review for 161st Street/River Avenue Rezoning to Strengthen Bronx Civic Center

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MARCH 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Extending the Rent Stabilization Law Based On the 2008 Housing and Vacancy Survey Conducted by the US Census Bureau and the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing the Bed-Stuy Gateway Business Improvement District (En español)




MARCH 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Federal Stimulus Transportation Projects List

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MARCH 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 34 New Paramedics

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MARCH 29, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Initiatives to Help Homeowners, Small Businesses and Freelance Workers Save Money in Weekly Radio Address

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

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MARCH 26, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Passage of Green Taxi Incentives by the Taxi and Limousine Commission Board of Commissioners

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MARCH 26, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Introduces Jane Holl Lute, Nominee for Deputy Secretary of the U.S Department of Homeland Security, at Senate Committee On Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Confirmation Hearing

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MARCH 25, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Holds Media Availability with United Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten after Meetings with Governor David Paterson, Majority Leader Malcolm Smith, Speaker Sheldon Silver and Republican Leader Dean Skelos

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MARCH 24, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Installation of Automated Water Meter Readers to Help Homeowners and Small Businesses Reduce Water Use and Lower Water Bills

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MARCH 23, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces New Steps to Help Freelancers Work in New York City in Speech to Economic Club of New York

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MARCH 23, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Kauffman Foundation Welcome First Participants of FastTrac Program Supporting New York City's Future Entrepreneurs

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MARCH 22, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on the Death of ABC Radio Reporter George Weber

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MARCH 22, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses What New York City Is Doing to Help Small Businesses and Their Employees Weather the Current Economic Storm in Weekly Radio Address

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MARCH 21, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Passing of Former New York City Council Member and New York State Supreme Court Justice Jerry L. Crispino

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MARCH 20, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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MARCH 19, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Increase in New York City Population to Record 8.36 Million People

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MARCH 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Outlines How City Is Helping Small Businesses Avoid Layoffs, Reposition Themselves for Growth and Increase Employee Wages

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MARCH 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Schools Chancellor Klein, and City University Chancellor Goldstein Announce Increase in the Number of New York City High School Graduates Enrolling at CUNY Colleges

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MARCH 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Increasing the Annual Permit Fee for Solid Waste Transer Stations and Container Facilities (En español)
Signs Legislation to Change Billing and Collections for Repair Work Performed by the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (En español)
Signs Legislation to Establish a Bed Bug Advisory Board (En español)
Signs Legislation to Expand Oversight of Debt Collection Agencies to Prevent Illegal and Unfair Practices (En español)
Signs Legislation to Require the Use of Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Fuel in Generators at Street Events and Film Shoots (En español)
Signs Legislation to Require Additional Documentation for Construction Permit Approvals for Work in Environmentally Sensitive Areas (En español)
Signs Legislation to Require Restaurants to Post Instructions for Employees on Accomodating Patrons With Food Allergies (En español)
Signs Legislation to Reconsitute and Strengthen the Waterfront Management Advisory Board (En español)
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MARCH 17, 2009
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein On Decline in the Number of New York City Schools Needing Improvement Under NCLB

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MARCH 16, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Dr. Merryl H. Tisch Being Elected Chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents

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MARCH 16, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Chancellor Klein, and School Construction Authority President Greenberger Congratulate the SCA on its 20th Anniversary

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MARCH 16, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Key Ruling in Lawsuit to Collect $195 Million in Tax Revenue from Illegal Cigarette Sales

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MARCH 15, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses City's Tax Credit to Help New Yorkers Pay for Child Care and Lift Themselves Up the Economic Ladder in Weekly Radio Address

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

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MARCH 12, 2009
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty On the Death of Sanitation Worker Stephen Dixon

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MARCH 12, 2009
Statement from Mayor Bloomberg On the Death of Latin Music Pioneer Ralph Mercado

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MARCH 12, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Discuss How New York City's Children First Intitiatives Are Reflected in President Obama's New Education Reform Agenda

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MARCH 11, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on First Public Approval of Coney Island Revitalization Plan

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MARCH 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Waste from North Brooklyn Now Shipped Out of Town by Rail

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MARCH 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater New York Annual Energy Action Day Breakfast

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MARCH 9, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on President Obama's Decision to Begin Lifting Federal Restrictions On Stem Cell Research

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MARCH 9, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces More Than 50,000 New Yorkers Claimed City Child Care Tax Credits Totalling More Than $30 Million in the Program's First Year

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MARCH 8, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Success in Helping New Yorkers Live Longer, Healthier Lives in Weekly Radio Address

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MARCH 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Opens New Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing / Corona

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

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MARCH 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, DoITT Commissioner Cosgrave, and NYC Media Group President Arick Wierson Launch New Transmitter Site for WNYE 91.5 FM Radio New York at 4 Times Square

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MARCH 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Commission on Women's Issues Announce Launch of the New York City Women's Resource Network as Part of Women's History Month Celebration

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MARCH 4, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Frieden Announce New York City Gains in 7 of 10 Key Health Areas Since 2004

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MARCH 3, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Temporarily Names Portion of West 53rd Street "U2 Way" with Members of U2

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MARCH 2, 2009
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein On Lowest Ever Number of New York City Schools Placed On the State Education Department's Annual List of Schools Under Registration Review (SURR)

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MARCH 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Special Election for Bronx Borough President will be Held on April 21st

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MARCH 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce the Opening of 42 New Schools in September

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MARCH 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Latest Steps to Keep New York the Safest Big City in the Country in Weekly Radio Address

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