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AUGUST EVENTS


1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 31, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the School Reforms That Led to the Historic High Number of New Schools Opening This Fall in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 29, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 27, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on Filing with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission About the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant

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AUGUST 27, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on New York City Victory in State Water Taste Test at New York State Fair

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AUGUST 27, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce 18 New School Buildings Opening This Fall, Most Schools to Open in a Single Year Under the City's Largest-Ever Capital Plan

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AUGUST 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn, and Chancellor Klein Announce the Launch of the Campaign for Middle School Success

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AUGUST 26, 2008
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Federal Government Finding Percentage of New Yorkers Living in Poverty Was Down in 2007 - Unlike the Rest of the United States

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AUGUST 26, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Opens Restored Access Path at Highbridge Park, One of Eight Regional Parks Redeveloped Under PlaNYC

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AUGUST 25, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Funeral Service for Traffic Enforcement Agent Donnette Sanz and Sean Michael Sanz

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AUGUST 24, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Innovative Approaches to Tackling New York City's and the Nation's Most Complex Challenges

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AUGUST 22, 2008
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly On the Death of Sean Michael Justin Sanz - Son of Traffic Agent Donnette Sanz

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AUGUST 22, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 21, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Tentative Agreement With the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association

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AUGUST 21, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Renovation of Bandshell in Harlem's Marcus Garvey Park

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AUGUST 20, 2008
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On State Determination That the Number of "Persistently Dangerous" City Schools Is Down by More Than a Third

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AUGUST 20, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and CAU Commissioner Parvizi Unveil Community Mural at Newly-Refurbished Pedestrian Subway Tunnel in Washington Heights

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AUGUST 19, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces New York City's First Steps Toward Developing Off-Shore Windfarms and Other Sources of Renewable Energy at 2008 National Clean Energy Summit

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AUGUST 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Stands with Illinois Mayors and Police Officials to Support U.S. Representative Mark Kirk's Bill to Close the Fire Sale Loophole For Guns

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AUGUST 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein Announce the Opening of 18 New Charter Schools This Fall

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AUGUST 18, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Scoppetta Dedicate Memorial Plaques in Honor of Lieutenant Joseph Graffagnino and Firefighter Robert Beddia

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AUGUST 17, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Improved Graduation Rates in New York City's Schools in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 15, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Announces His Intent to Appoint Robert Limandri New York City Buildings Commissioner

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AUGUST 15, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 14, 2008
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly on the Death of NYPD Traffic Agent Donnette Sanz

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AUGUST 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Funeral Service for Sanitation Worker Nelson Diaz

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AUGUST 14, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Nation's Mayors Hold Second Action Forum: Call for Renewed Investment in the Nation's Infrastructure

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AUGUST 13, 2008
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On the Death of Marguerite Molinari

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AUGUST 13, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Billy Joel and Clive Davis Announce Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Annex to Open in New York City

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AUGUST 13, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Opening of New Wing at the Museum of the City of New York

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AUGUST 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Sapolin Host Reception in Honor of 18th Anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act

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AUGUST 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Three Bills

Signs Legislation Enhancing Buildings Department's Ability to Protect Construction Workers and the Public from Unsafe Structures (En español)
Signs Legislation Consolidating the Environmental Control Board With the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings (En español)
Signs Legislation Designating the Bronx-Westchester Tempering Corporation as a Regionally Significant Project (En español)
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AUGUST 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Launches Task Force to Adapt Critical Infrastructure to Environmental Effects of Climate Change

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AUGUST 12, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and National Football League Commissioner Goodell Announce Concert to Celebrate the New York Giants Super Bowl Championship and Kick Off the 2008 NFL Season

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AUGUST 11, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Klein Announce that High School Graduation Rate Rises Again to New High

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AUGUST 11, 2008
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty on the Death of Sanitation Worker Nelson Diaz

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 11, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Strides in Ensuring Safe Learning Environments in New York City's Schools

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AUGUST 8, 2008
Statement by Mayor Bloomberg on State Senate Passage of Reservation Cigarette Tax Bill

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AUGUST 8, 2008
Statements by Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn on State Senate Passage of Gansevoort Bill

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AUGUST 8, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Welcomes Jet Brett Favre to New York City

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AUGUST 8, 2008
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 7, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, DOT Commissioner Sadik-Khan and Jay-Z Invite New Yorkers to Take to the Streets for Summer Streets

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AUGUST 5, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and The New York Mets Announce Shea Stadium Seat Sale to Begin On Monday, August 25

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AUGUST 5, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Kelly, and Schools Chancellor Klein Announce an 11 Percent Drop in Major Felony Crime in City Schools During the 2007-08 School Year

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AUGUST 4, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Frieden Launch Online Dog Licensing That Will Cut Time to Get or Renew Dog Licenses in Half

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1010 Wins Weekly Radio Address


AUGUST 3, 2008
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Ways City Government is Making Each Dollar Count in Weekly Radio

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