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DECEMBER EVENTS




DECEMBER 31, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Oath of Office and Pays $9 Fee to City Clerk Michael McSweeney

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DECEMBER 31, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Annual Interfaith Breakfast

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DECEMBER 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Swearing-In Ceremony for Republican City Council Members

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DECEMBER 30, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Carole Wallace Post As Commissioner of the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications

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DECEMBER 29, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces That Students from 12 of the 100 Best High Schools in America - All New York City Public Schools - Will Join Him to Lower the Times Square New Year's Eve Ball and Welcome in 2010

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DECEMBER 28, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Removal of Legal Obstacle to Progress On Solid Waste Management Plan

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DECEMBER 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Signs 12 Bills

Signs Landmark Package of Legislation to Create Greener, Greater Buildings in New York City (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing Penalties Associated With the Sale of Imitation Firearms (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Local Representation On Certain Park Conservancies (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring City Agencies to Notify Local Representation Before Major Construction Projects (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing the Number of Amusement Devices Non-Arcade Businesses Can Have (En español)
Signs Legislation Extending Date of Preliminary Budget by Twelve Days (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing the Annual Expenditure for Eight Business Improvement Districts (En español)
Signs Legislation Designating Epic Pharma As a Regionally Significant Project Eligible for the Empire Zone Program (En español)
Signs Legislation Renaming 70 Thoroughfares and Public Places (En español)
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DECEMBER 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Announce 2009 was Another Record Setting Year in Crime Reduction in New York City Including Lowest Number of Murders in Recorded History

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DECEMBER 28, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Preside Over Graduation Ceremony for 250 New Police Officers

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DECEMBER 27, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on the Death of Former Manhattan Borough President Percy E. Sutton

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DECEMBER 27, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses NYC Service and Volunteerism in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 25, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces End of Federal Probation and Monitoring for City's Department of Environmental Protection

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DECEMBER 23, 2009
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on Progress of Atlantic Yards Development

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DECEMBER 23, 2009
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Retirement of Information Technology and Telecommunications Commissioner Paul Cosgrave

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DECEMBER 22, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, Signature Theatre Company and Related Companies Announce $60 Million Partnership to Create Gehry-Designed Performing Arts Center in Theater District

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DECEMBER 21, 2009
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Other Officials On City Council Approval of Broadway Triangle Development Plan

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DECEMBER 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Salvatore J. Cassano As Commissioner of the New York City Fire Department

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DECEMBER 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Announce New York City Remains the Safest Big City in America According to New Data Contained in FBI Uniform Crime Report

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DECEMBER 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Announce Final Re-Zoning for Redevelopment of Hudson Yards Area

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DECEMBER 21, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and MTA Announce Completion of First Phase of Number 7 Subway Extension

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DECEMBER 20, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg's Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 18, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 17, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Completion of Starrett City Refinancing

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DECEMBER 17, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and State Senator Klein Praise Board of Health for Advancing Plan to Give Restaurants Letter Grades

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DECEMBER 16, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Kelly Announce Start of Construction On First Phase of New Police Academy

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DECEMBER 15, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Proposed Immigration Reform Legislation

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DECEMBER 15, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Farley Release First-Ever New York City Neighborhood Air Quality Report

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DECEMBER 14, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Passing of Dennis Deleon

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DECEMBER 14, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on New York State Board of Regents Proposed Reform Agenda

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


DECEMBER 14, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On City Council Vote Against Kingsbridge Armory Redevelopment Project

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DECEMBER 14, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Visits Horns Rev 2, World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

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DECEMBER 13, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Passage of Green Buildings Plan That Will Reduce City Emissions by Nearly Five Percent in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 11, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 10, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Meets with New Jersey Governor-Elect Chris Christie

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DECEMBER 9, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Council Speaker Quinn Announce Passage of Landmark Package of Legislation to Create Greener, Greater Buildings in New York City

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DECEMBER 9, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on the Removal of Federal Restrictions on Needle Exchange from the 2010 Consolidated Appropriations Act

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DECEMBER 8, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Launch of NYC Service "Give Your Blank" Campaign Television Ads to Promote Volunteer Service

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DECEMBER 8, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Paterson Call for Senators Schumer and Gillibrand to Address Health Care Provisions That Disproportionately Burden New York

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DECEMBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Breaks Ground at McCarren Pool

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DECEMBER 7, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Presides Over Bill Signing Ceremony

Signs Legislation Regulating Simultaneous Demolition Work and Asbestos Abatement Activities Within the Same Building. (En español)
Signs Legislation Regulating the Use of Security Gates and Grilles On Commercial Premises (En español)
Signs Legislation to Increase Public Awareness of Changes in Parking Regulations (En español)
Signs Legislation Preventing Potential Backflow of Contaminants from Buildings Into the Public Water System (En español)
Signs Legislation Expanding the Boundaries of the Times Square Alliance to Include One Bryant Park (En español)




DECEMBER 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Highlights Some of the Many Free and Low-Cost Activities Available to New Yorkers and Their Families This Holiday Season

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DECEMBER 6, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Free and Low-Cost New York City Holiday and Winter Activities and Events in Weekly Radio Address

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DECEMBER 4, 2009
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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DECEMBER 2, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Successful Passage of New Pension Tier for City Teachers

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DECEMBER 2, 2009
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on Senate Vote on Same Sex Marriage

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DECEMBER 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Over 100 PlaNYC Energy Efficiency Retrofit Projects Have Been Launched or Completed in City-Owned Buildings

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DECEMBER 2, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg, Senator Schumer, Congressman Serrano, Speaker Quinn and Fannie Mae Announce Housing Developer Led by Mo Vaughn Will Purchase Troubled South Bronx Housing Portfolio

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DECEMBER 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Annual World AIDS Day Reception

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DECEMBER 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg and CUNY Chancellor Goldstein Break Ground on New $259 Million Fiterman Hall in Lower Manhattan

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DECEMBER 1, 2009
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Robin Hood Foundation Annual Heroes Award
Breakfast

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