Coronavirus Will Come To NYC ‘Sooner Rather Than Later,” Say Mayor de Blasio (Video)

The mysterious and deadly coronavirus is most likely heading to New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio warned New Yorkers Friday. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Others Take Major Next Step To Achieve Fossil Fuel Divestment

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Comptroller Scott M. Stringer, along with trustees of three of the City’s pension funds, announced today the next major step toward achieving a first-in-the-nation goal to divest New York City’s largest pension funds from fossil fuel companies. Continue Reading →

City Fleet Vehicles Begin Mobile Testing Of Local Air Quality From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) Commissioner Lisette Camilo, and the City of New York’s Chief Technology Officer John Paul Farmer (CTO) today announced the launch of CityScanner, a pilot program that will use city fleet vehicles to test local air quality. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez And Others Announce Record High Graduation Rate From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza today announced that New York City’s 2019 four-year high school graduation rate has reached a record high of 77.3 percent. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Rodriguez, Mayor de Blasio And Others Celebrates Anniversary Of The IDNYC Program

The de Blasio Administration today celebrated the fifth anniversary of its hallmark IDNYC program with the announcement of adding braille embossing, a new partnership with Costco, new local benefits, and a new regional partnership with Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association. Continue Reading →

The Mayor And Others Convene For Complete Count Campaign Kick-Off From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives J. Phillip Thompson, NYC Census 2020 Director Julie Menin, Council Member Carlos Menchaca, Continue Reading →

NYC Deploys 24 Additional Personnel To Puerto Rico To Assist In The Response To Earthquakes

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that New York City will deploy 24 additional City personnel to Puerto Rico to support the City of San Juan. Continue Reading →

Speaker Johnson And Others Announce Thousands Of New Yorkers In Fair Fares Program

Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson announced today that over 100,000 New Yorkers have enrolled in the City’s Fair Fares initiative, marking a major milestone since the initiative’s inception. Continue Reading →

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