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OCTOBER EVENTS


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OCTOBER 31, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Today's Arson Fire in Memorial Park

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OCTOBER 30, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On the Reauthorization of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009

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OCTOBER 29, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Governor David A. Paterson's Executive Order to Help Local Governments With H1N1 Vaccinations

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OCTOBER 29, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Major Reform to City's Bonding Policy to Increase Opportunities for Small Businesses

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OCTOBER 28, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Bill Signed by President Obama That Includes Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act

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OCTOBER 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Pep Rally for the New York Yankees

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OCTOBER 28, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On City Planning's 100th Re-Zoning Plan Adopted Under Bloomberg Administration

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OCTOBER 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation to Provide Safety and Security at Construction Sites Where Permitted Work Has Been Suspended (En español)
Signs Legislation Prohibiting the Sale of Certain Flavored Tobacco Products (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring the Department of Education to Report On the Implementation of Billy's Law (En español)
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OCTOBER 27, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Philadelphia Mayor Nutter Make Volunteer Service Based World Series Wager

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OCTOBER 24, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Breaks Ground on Major New Supermarket at Arverne by the Sea Development on the Rockaway Peninsula

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OCTOBER 23, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius to Make Announcement on Combating Early Childhood Obesity

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 22, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Arrest Made in the Sadie Mitchell Homicide Case

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OCTOBER 22, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Court Decision on State Rent Laws

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OCTOBER 22, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Kelly and Commissioner Burney Break Ground on New 121st Police Precinct on Staten Island

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OCTOBER 22, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces 30 Initiatives to Grow New York City's Green Economy

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OCTOBER 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor Walcott, and Chancellor Klein Announce Enhanced 311 Service for Public School Families

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OCTOBER 20, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Health Commissioner Farley and Schools Chancellor Klein Urge Families to Return Consent Forms So Children Can Participate in City Program That Offers Free H1N1 Flu Immunization in Schools

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OCTOBER 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Plans to Support Major New Investments in Primary Health Care for Staten Island

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OCTOBER 19, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On City Planning Commission Approval of Redevelopment of Kingsbridge Armory

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OCTOBER 19, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Council of Fashion Designers of America Announce Fashion Business Incubator

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OCTOBER 18, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the FIAO of Brooklyn Community Center

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OCTOBER 17, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Eleven Riverside Drive Corporation to Unveil Advanced Co-Generation System that Will Generate 40 Percent of the Total Electricity Used at the 646-Unit Schwab House

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OCTOBER 17, 2009
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Farley on the Appointment of Health Department Deputy Commissioner Jessica Leighton Ph.D. to Senior Advisor at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 17, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Diwali

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OCTOBER 15, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Governor Paterson's State Deficit Reduction Plan

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OCTOBER 15, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Record Job Placements in Third Quarter of 2009

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OCTOBER 14, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Launches Flu Fighters Initiative to Bolster Flu Prevention Efforts This Season

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OCTOBER 13, 2009
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Council Speaker Quinn on Apprehension of Hate Crime Suspect

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OCTOBER 13, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at 2009 NYPD Memorial Ceremony

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OCTOBER 13, 2009
City Honors Fallen Police Officers, Adds Names of 10 Who Died After Working at the World Trade Center to Police Memorial Wall in Lower Manhattan

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OCTOBER 9, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Start of $150 Million Project to Improve Water Quality in the Gowanus Canal

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OCTOBER 8, 2009
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on the Resignation of Fire Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta at End of the Year

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OCTOBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Minneapolis Mayor Rybak Make Friendly Wager On American League Division Series Between Yankees and Twins

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OCTOBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Amending the Graffiti Abatement Law to Make Graffiti Free NYC Program More Efficient and Cost Effective (En español)
Signs Two Laws As Part of a Comprehensive Legislative Package to Enhance Safety, Communication and Oversight at Construction, Demolition, and Abatement Sites (En español)
Signs Legislation to Reduce School Bus Emissions As One of Fourteen Air Quality Initiatives in Planyc (En español)
Signs Legislation Creating a Tax Credit for Biotechnology Businesses (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Annual Report to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Increases in Enrollment at the Department Of Education (En español)
Signs Legislation Changing the Method of Fee Assessment for the Times Square Alliance (En español)
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OCTOBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at 102nd Annual FDNY Memorial Service

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OCTOBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Results of Undercover Investigation Into Illegal Sales of Firearms at Gun Shows

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OCTOBER 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presents 2009 Mayor's Awards for Arts & Culture at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

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OCTOBER 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Deputy Mayor Lieber Launch NYC BigApps Competition

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OCTOBER 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Members of City's Commission for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning Runaway and Homeless Youth

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Statement By Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 5, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on the Health Care Reforms Advancing in Congress

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OCTOBER 5, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Bette Midler Plant 250,000th Tree to Celebrate Two-Year Anniversary of MillionTreesNYC

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OCTOBER 4, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Announce $24 Million in Homeland Security Funding for Expansion of Lower Manhattan Security Initiative to Midtown

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 2, 2009
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty On the Death of Sanitation Worker Richard Timmins

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 2, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on U.S. Olympic Bid

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OCTOBER 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor for Education and Community Development Walcott, City Council Speaker Quinn, and Schools Chancellor Klein Announce Expansion of Anti-Harassment Initiatives to Prevent Bullying and Bias-Related Incidents in City Schools

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OCTOBER 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Accepts Award and Speaks at 64th Annual Lasker Medical Research Awards

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OCTOBER 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Unveils Connected City Initiative

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OCTOBER 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and New York City Housing Authority Chairman Rhea Announce Appointment of Michael Kelly as General Manager

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