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MAY EVENTS


1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MAY 31, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Encourages New Yorkers to Sign up for Notify NYC - the New Program That Strengthens Public Communication and Reduces Needless Anxiety - in Weekly Radio Address

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MAY 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Joins West Harlem Community to Celebrate Opening of West Harlem Piers Park

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MAY 29, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Buildings Commissioner Limandri Announce That the New York City Loft Board Will Be Housed Within the Department of Buildings

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MAY 29, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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MAY 28, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Governor Paterson's Proposal to Tighten Gun Safety Laws

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MAY 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Labor Secretary Solis Announce New York City Will Use Stimulus Funds to Train 10,000 New Yorkers for Jobs

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MAY 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces That Registration for Newly Expanded Notify NYC Program is Open at NYC.gov

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MAY 27, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks with Teachers and Students Who Have Completed "No Place for Hate" Training

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MAY 26, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Two Bills

Signs Legislation To Fight Vandalism By Requiring Registration Of Purchases Of Etching Acid (En español)
Signs Legislation Establishing A Comprehensive Wetlands Protection Strategy (En español)
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MAY 26, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On President Obama's Decision to Nominate Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court of the United States

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MAY 24, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New York City Public School Students' Gains in Weekly Radio Address

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MAY 22, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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MAY 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and MTA Metro-North Railroad Open New Yankees - E. 153rd Street Station and Pedestrian Bridge

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MAY 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Welcome Ceremony for Fleet Week 2009

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MAY 20, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Foiled Terrorist Plot for Synagogue Bombings in Riverdale and Missile Attacks on US Military Aircraft

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MAY 20, 2009
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Paterson On Final Public Approval of General Project Plan for Columbia University Expansion

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MAY 20, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces "Fashion's Night Out"

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MAY 19, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On President Obama's National Fuel Efficiency Policy

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MAY 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Extell Development Company Announce First Phase of Construction of International Gem Tower

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MAY 18, 2009
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Council Speaker Quinn On the Death of Rodger Mcfarlane

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MAY 18, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Start to Public Approval Process for Redevelopment of Kingsbridge Armory

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MAY 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Citywide Expansion of Notify NYC

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MAY 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Appointment of Dr. Thomas A. Farley As New York City Health Commissioner

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MAY 17, 2009
Statements of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein on the Death of Mitchell Wiener, Assistant Principal of IS 238 in Hollis, Queens

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MAY 17, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How the City Will Help Small Businesses by Providing Emergency Loans Through 'NYC Capital Access' in Weekly Radio Address

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MAY 16, 2009
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Delivers Commencement Remarks at the 164th Fordham University Commencement Ceremony

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MAY 16, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson and Speaker Quinn Announce Comprehensive Strategies to Increase and Retain Grocery Stores in New York City

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MAY 15, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces M.S. 195 School Building to Be Named As the Terence D. Tolbert Educational Complex

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MAY 15, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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MAY 15, 2009
Statements of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Thomas Frieden on President Obama's Decision to Appoint Dr. Frieden Director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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MAY 14, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson, Schools Chancellor Klein and Health Commissioner Frieden Announce City Will Close Three Schools for at Least Five School Days in Response to H1N1 Virus

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MAY 14, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Calgary Mayor Bronconnier Make Friendly Wager On National Lacrosse League Championship Game

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MAY 13, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints John B. Rhea As Chairman of the New York City Housing Authority

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MAY 13, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Announce First Round of Small Businesses to Receive Loans Unavailable from Banks Through City's Expanded Program

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MAY 12, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on State Assembly Passage of Same-Sex Marriage Legislation

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MAY 11, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Commemorative Ceremony Celebrating Lincoln Center's 50th Anniversary

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MAY 11, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and New York Yankees Announce Agreement On Sale of Yankee Stadium Memorabilia

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MAY 11, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Opens Three New Financial Empowerment Centers in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens

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MAY 11, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Developing a Comprehensive Program for the Remediation and Reuse of Brownfields (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Department of Correction to Post Census and Security Data Regarding Adolescent Inmates Online (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Installation of Playground Signs Warning of the Possiblity of Hot Surfaces (En español)
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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MAY 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How the City's Five-Borough Economic Opportunity Plan Is Helping New Yorkers Through Difficult Economic Times in Weekly Radio Address

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MAY 9, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson, Federal, State and City Legislators Announce $29 Million in Federal Stimulus Funding to Support More Than 17,378 Summer Jobs and Internships Over the Next Year for New York City Youth

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MAY 8, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presents Captain Richard Phillips and Crew Member William Rios of the Maersk Alabama with Keys to the City

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MAY 8, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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MAY 8, 2009
Mayor, Police Commissioner Commemorate Police Memorial Day, Unveil Names of 11 New York City Police Officers Killed in Line of Duty On NYPD Wall of Honor

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MAY 8, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On Speaker Silver's Proposal to Break the Impasse at Ground Zero Announced at the Downtown Lower Manhattan Association Breakfast

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MAY 7, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on $70 Million in Funding for 9/11 Health Care in President's FY2010 Budget

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MAY 7, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Resignation of MTA Executive Director Elliot G. Sander

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MAY 7, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Death of Sister Mary Paul Janchill

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MAY 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce That New York City Students Made Progress in Every Grade on State Reading Tests

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MAY 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Meets with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Acting Director Richard Besser and Tours the CDC Emergency Operations Center

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MAY 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Growing International Cruise Activity in New York City

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MAY 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Major Progress in Transformation of 911 Emergency System

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MAY 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Details How Government and Philanthropy Can Help Each Other Better Help People Through Tough Times in Keynote Address to Council on Foundations Conference

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MAY 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn and Council Member Mark-Viverito Launch "Nine in '09"

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MAY 4, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Eulogy for State Senator John J. Marchi

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MAY 4, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg On the Need for Capital Projects to Be Included in Any Mta Funding Plan

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MAY 4, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Greets Students Returning to St. Francis Preparatory School with Brother Leonard Conway and Health Commissioner Frieden and Updates New Yorkers on H1N1 Flu

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MAY 3, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Federal Stimulus Funding for Community Development Projects in All Five Boroughs

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


MAY 3, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How City's Executive Budget Will Protect Our Public Safety, Safety Net Services and Quality of Life and Keep New York City Moving Forward in Weekly Radio Address

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MAY 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presents FY 2010 Executive Budget

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