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OCTOBER EVENTS




OCTOBER 31, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City's Response to Hurricane Sandy

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OCTOBER 30, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City's Response to Hurricane Sandy

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OCTOBER 30, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City's Response to Hurricane Sandy

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OCTOBER 29, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City Response to Hurricane Sandy

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OCTOBER 29, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City Response to Hurricane Sandy, Announces Public Schools Will Be Closed Tomorrow

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OCTOBER 28, 2012
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On Preparations for Hurricane Sandy

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OCTOBER 28, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Visits One of City's 76 Evacuation Centers and Urges New Yorkers in Low-Lying Areas to Comply With Mandatory Evacuation Order

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OCTOBER 28, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Issues Order for Mandatory Evacuation of Low-Lying Areas as Hurricane Sandy Approaches

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OCTOBER 27, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers on City Preparations for Hurricane Sandy and Steps New Yorkers Should Take to Prepare

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OCTOBER 26, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City Preparations for Hurricane Sandy and Steps New Yorkers Should Take to Prepare

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OCTOBER 25, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Eight Bills

Signs Legislation Improving the City's Commercial Cycling Law (En español)
Signs Legislation Expanding the Boundaries of the Far Rockaway Empire Zone (En español)
Signs Legislation Relating to the Human Resource Administration's Interactions With Young New Yorkers Seeking Public Assistance (En español)
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OCTOBER 25, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Urge All New Yorkers to Get Vaccinated Against Flu

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OCTOBER 24, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Update New Yorkers On the Shooting of NYPD Officer Ivan Marcano

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OCTOBER 24, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Joins New York Islanders Owner Charles Wang and Bruce Ratner for Major Announcement

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OCTOBER 24, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, Manhattan District Attorney Vance, Speaker Quinn, Manhattan Borough President Stringer, Deputy Mayor for Legal Affairs Carol Robles-Roman and Domestic Violence Commissioner Jimenez Announce Start of Construction of the Fourth New York City Family Justice Center

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OCTOBER 24, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner Doherty Swear in New Sanitation Workers and Award Medals of Honor

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OCTOBER 23, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Suit Against Major Operator of Illegal Hotels As Part of the City's Crackdown On Unsafe and Illegal Tourist Accommodations in New York City

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Complaint (PDF)
Illegal Occupancies part 1 (PDF)
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Fire Safety Violations part 1 (PDF)
Fire Safety Violations part 2 (PDF)


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OCTOBER 23, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Central Park Conservancy to Thank Donor for Major Gift to Central Park

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OCTOBER 22, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Ceremony to Rename the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel in Honor of Former Governor Hugh L. Carey

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


OCTOBER 21, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the City's Latest Efforts to Continue Creating Jobs at an All-Time Record Pace in Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 19, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Launches Competition to Install Free Fiber Cable Wiring in Growing Businesses Across the Five Boroughs

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OCTOBER 19, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Sergej Mahnovski Director of the Mayor's Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability

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OCTOBER 19, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Dedication of Music Island and the Esplanade in Prospect Park

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OCTOBER 19, 2012
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 18, 2012
Statements of Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn On Court's Decision Finding Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional

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OCTOBER 18, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Economic Development Corporation Launch Competition to Promote 3-D Printing and Innovative Manufacturing As Shapeways Opens New York City Facility

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OCTOBER 17, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, Comptroller Liu and Speaker Quinn Announce Program to Accelerate Funding for Critical Infrastructure Projects

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OCTOBER 17, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Remarks at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park Dedication Ceremony

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OCTOBER 15, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Small Business Services Commissioner Walsh Open New Business Solutions and Workforce1 Center On Fordham Road in the Bronx

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


OCTOBER 14, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How City Government Is Helping the Tourism, Media and Entertainment Industries Thrive in Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 12, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Kelly and Manhattan District Attorney Vance Announce Indictments of Major Gun Trafficking Rings

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OCTOBER 12, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Cuts Ribbon on Westin New York at Grand Central

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OCTOBER 11, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn Announce Historic Passage of Mixed-Use Development Plan for Seward Park On Manhattan's Lower East Side

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OCTOBER 11, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, Media & Entertainment Commissioner Oliver and Economic Development Corporation President Pinsky Announce New "Made in NY" Media Center to Open in Brooklyn and Be Developed and Operated by the Independent Filmmaker Project

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OCTOBER 11, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly Add Names of Fifteen Police Officers to Police Memorial in Battery Park

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OCTOBER 11, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, Transportation Commissioner Sadik-Khan, Mta Chairman Lhota Announce Select Bus Service to Laguardia Airport to Start Next Year

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OCTOBER 10, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Delivers Remarks at 2012 Conservative Party Conference

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OCTOBER 8, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg and Buildings Commissioner LiMandri Announce Major Expansion of NYC Development Hub With Online Permits for Small Construction Projects and Payments for Digital Plans Now Submitted Electronically

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


OCTOBER 7, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses How City Government Is Helping to Drive Job Creation and Give at-Risk Youth the Opportunity to Succeed in Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 4, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Marks Start of 'Close to Home' Juvenile Justice Program and Releases Young Men's Initiative First Year Results

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OCTOBER 4, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at the Rededication of The Public Theater

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OCTOBER 2, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Four Bills

Signs Legislation Renaming Forty-One Thoroughfares and Public Places (En español)
Signs Legislation Increasing Fines for the Illegally Converting Permanent Housing to Transient Use (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Quick Response Codes Be Included On City Issued Permits, Licenses and Registrations (En español)
Signs Legislation Requiring Building Signage Identifying Location of Accessible Entrances (En español)
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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


OCTOBER 1, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Innovative New City Efforts to Help Students Receive a First-Rate Education and Create Jobs in Every Borough in Weekly Radio Address

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Statement by Mayor Bloomberg


OCTOBER 1, 2012
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On the Death of Former New York Times Publisher Arthur O. Sulzberger

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