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AUGUST EVENTS




AUGUST 30, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Encourages New Yorkers to Give Blood

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AUGUST 30, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Two Bills

Signs Legislation Expanding the Prohibition on the Sale of Expired Medications and Establishing Penalties (En español)
Signs Legislation Amending the City's Human Rights Law Regarding the Duty of Employers to Provide Reasonable Accommodations for Religious Observances (En español)
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AUGUST 29, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Thanks Firefighters Who Rescued More Than 60 Staten Islanders by Boat During Weekend Storm

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AUGUST 28, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Announces That City Government Will Be Open On Monday and All Employees Should Exercise Caution When Commuting

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AUGUST 28, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City's Response to Hurricane Irene

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AUGUST 27, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City Response to Hurricane Irene

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AUGUST 27, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City Preparations for Hurricane Irene

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AUGUST 26, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On Preparations for Hurricane Irene

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AUGUST 25, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City Preparations for Hurricane Irene and Steps New Yorkers Should Take to Prepare

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AUGUST 25, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Updates New Yorkers On City Preparations for Hurricane Irene and Steps New Yorkers Should Take to Prepare

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AUGUST 23, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Provides Brief Update About Virginia Earthquake with Police, Fire, Emergency Management, and Buildings Commissioners

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AUGUST 23, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Speaks at Orientation for NYC Service's New Civic Corps Members

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AUGUST 23, 2011
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg On Earthquake in Virginia

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AUGUST 22, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Announces a Record 23 Primetime Television Series Now Being Filmed in the Five Boroughs - Adding to the 100,000 Jobs Supported by New York City's Entertainment Industry

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AUGUST 21, 2011
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On EPA Review of Unnecessary Regulations That Would Cost New York City $1.6 Billion

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AUGUST 21, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Aggressive Steps New York City Is Taking to Create Jobs and Grow the Local Economy in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 19, 2011
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On USDA's Denial of Supplmental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) Waiver

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AUGUST 19, 2011
Statements of Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Probation Commissioner Schiraldi and Assembly Member Aubry On Criminal Justice Legislation Easing Barriers to Rehabilitation

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AUGUST 19, 2011
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 18, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Tours City's Thriving Business Incubator in Queens - One of Nine in City - and Details How More Entrepreneurs Can Take Advantage of the Workspaces and Create Jobs

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AUGUST 17, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Joins Will.i.am of The Black Eyed Peas, Chase, Robin Hood Foundation, New York City Parks & Recreation and the Central Park Conservancy to Make Announcement

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AUGUST 17, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Carter H. Strickland, Jr. Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection

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AUGUST 17, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Signs Legislation Encouraging the Production and Procurement of Locally Grown Food and the Reduction of Wasteful Packaging

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AUGUST 15, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg and Borough President Markowitz Announce Developer to Transform Part of Brooklyn Municipal Building Into Retail Destination, Creating More Than 100 New Jobs

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AUGUST 14, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New State Test Results Showing Dramatic Gains Among New York City Students in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 13, 2011
Statement of Mayor Bloomberg on the Death of Police Officer Patrick Luca

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AUGUST 12, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg, Technology Commissioner Post, Mayors Office to Combat Domestic Violence Commissioner Jimenez, and Private Sector Partners Launch "NYC Steps" Program

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AUGUST 12, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Announces the City Is Seeking to Redevelop More Than 14 Acres of Staten Island Waterfront

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AUGUST 12, 2011
Live from City Hall with Mayor Mike and John Gambling

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AUGUST 10, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Submits City's Formal Challenge to 2010 Census Results

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AUGUST 9, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg and Commissioner Sapolin Host Reception in Honor of 21st Anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act

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AUGUST 8, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Celebrates Graduation of 2011 Class of NYC Ladders for Leaders Youth

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AUGUST 8, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Walcott Hail Continued Progress by New York City Students on State Tests

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AUGUST 7, 2011
Statement of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg On the Passing of Former Governor Hugh L. Carey

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1010 WINS Weekly Radio AAddress


August 8, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Discusses New Efforts to Improve Outcomes for Young Black and Latino Men in Weekly Radio Address

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AUGUST 5, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Cuomo Announce Expansion of Oppenheimer's Lower Manhattan Headquarters

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AUGUST 4, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Appoints Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Caswell F. Holloway Deputy Mayor for Operations, Replacing Stephen Goldsmith

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AUGUST 4, 2011
Address of Mayor Bloomberg Launching Nation's Most Comprehensive Effort to Tackle Disparities Between Young Black and Latino Males and Their Peers

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AUGUST 4, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Launches Nation's Most Comprehensive Effort to Tackle Disparities Between Young Black and Latino Males and Their Peers

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AUGUST 3, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Walcott Announce That January Regents Exams Will Take Place, Thanks to Private Donor Funding

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AUGUST 2, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg, Senator Squadron and Assembly Member Millman Announce Agreement On Next Phases of Brooklyn Bridge Park

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AUGUST 1, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg Wishes New Yorkers a Ramadan Mubarak at the Start of Ramadan

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AUGUST 1, 2011
Mayor Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor Gibbs, Health Commissioner Farley Announce That One in Three Restaurants in New York City Automatically Saved Money by Earning and Keeping 'A's - Over $3 Million in Fines Waived Over Last Six Months

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