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OCTOBER 2002 EVENTS
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OCTOBER 31, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Chancellor Joel I. Klein Announce Fundamental School Construction Reforms

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OCTOBER 30, 2002
New York City Pitches NFL Owners to Bring Super Bowl to Region

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OCTOBER 30, 2002
Announces End to Drought Emergency

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OCTOBER 29, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Chancellor Joel I. Klein Announce Plans for Tweed Academy

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OCTOBER 28, 2002
Putting Democracy in the People's Hands

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OCTOBER 27, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 25, 2002
Statement on Sentencing of Former Tax Assessor

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OCTOBER 25, 2002
Signs Bill to Allow More Disabled New Yorkers to Qualify for Homeowner's Exemption

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OCTOBER 25, 2002
Urges Elderly and At-Risk New Yorkers to Get Flu and Pneumonia Shots

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OCTOBER 25, 2002
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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OCTOBER 24, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly Dedicate Memorial Plaque to Two Fallen Officers of Transit District 4

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OCTOBER 22, 2002
Announces Use of Digital 911 Technology to Combat Domestic Violence

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OCTOBER 21, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Governor George E. Pataki Announce Master Plan to Revitalize West Harlem

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OCTOBER 21, 2002
Opens 66th Season of the Rink at Rockefeller Center

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OCTOBER 21, 2002
Getting Rid of the Tort Tax

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OCTOBER 20, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 18, 2002
Remarks at American College of Trial Lawyers

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OCTOBER 18, 2002
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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OCTOBER 17, 2002
Participates in "Operation United Strength" Tabletop Exercise

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OCTOBER 16, 2002
Attends Opening of the Westin New York at Times Square

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OCTOBER 15, 2002
Signs Bill to Spur Development of Affordable Housing

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OCTOBER 15, 2002
Signs Bill to Strengthen Business Improvement Districts

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OCTOBER 15, 2002
Appoints Matthew P. Sapolin as Executive Director of the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities

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OCTOBER 15, 2002
Announces Appointments to The New York City Commission on Human Rights

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OCTOBER 15, 2002
Our Right to Clean Air

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OCTOBER 13, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 10, 2002
Testifies Before City Council in Favor of 2002 Smoke-Free Air Act

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OCTOBER 9, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Smoke-Free Kids Founder Dr. Jeffrey Wigand Enjoy Smoke-Free Lunch

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OCTOBER 8, 2002
Mayor Bloomberg, NYC & Company and the Empire State Development Corporation Launch New Ad Campaign with the NFL to Invite Visitors to "Touch Down In New York"

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OCTOBER 7, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta Preside at FDNY Graduation Ceremony

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OCTOBER 7, 2002
Improving Our Quality of Life: Operation Silent Night

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OCTOBER 6, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's Weekly Radio Address

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OCTOBER 4, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly Dedicate New Police Station House in Washington Heights

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OCTOBER 4, 2002
Announces a Tentative Labor Agreement with the New York State Nurses' Association

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OCTOBER 4, 2002
Encourages New Yorkers to Attend City's Largest Adoption Recruitment Event in Central Park

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OCTOBER 4, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Consumer Affairs Commissioner Gretchen Dykstra Announce New Proposal for Dramatically Improved Sidewalk Café Approval Process

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OCTOBER 2, 2002
Swears in Three Family Court Judges

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OCTOBER 2, 2002
Announces Operation Silent Night

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OCTOBER 1, 2002
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Mayor Tom Daly of Anaheim Announce Friendly Playoff Wager

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OCTOBER 1, 2002
Opens Gateway Center - Brooklyn's Largest Economic Development Project Outside of Downtown

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