Mayor Bill de Blasio

New York City Public Housing
Dreamstime
June 11, 2018 - 4:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS/AP) — The nation's largest public housing agency will pay billions of dollars to settle claims that it used dirty tricks like building fake walls to hide problems from inspectors and lied about lead paint conditions to mask risks to low-income residents and their children,...
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The city rolled out a car share pilot program that's expected to cost New York drivers hundreds of spots.
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May 31, 2018 - 8:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a car share program Thursday, that would allow dozens of people use a single car. More than a dozen NYC neighborhoods are getting expanded #carshare programs w/hundreds of cars they can start using 6/4. It also means losing free parking spaces...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling on the state legislature to authorize more speed cameras for schools around the city -- there are currently 140 of them. It's not clear if the legislature will even extend the current program before the end of the current session next month. "...
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
Dreamstime
May 21, 2018 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Smoke em if you got em? Mayor de Blasio wants cops to stop arresting people for smoking pot in public... Think it’s a good idea? https://t.co/UtsasX8k8m — 1010 WINS (@1010WINS) May 21, 2018 Mayor Bill de Blasio says he wants the NYPD to stop arresting people for smoking pot...
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Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon
Dreamstime
May 04, 2018 - 8:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday threw his support behind a plan to open supervised injection sites for illegal drug users as part of a pioneering yet controversial effort to combat fatal overdoses. NYC safe injection site report #1010WINS https://t.co/M2DZjBTZMA — Juliet...
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio at the DNC
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
April 25, 2018 - 8:40 pm
In response to revelations that very few sexual harassment complaints at the New York City Department of Education have been substantiated, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that some people bring “inappropriate” complaints and it is part of the culture at the department.
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Mall area of Central Park.
Dreamstime
April 20, 2018 - 7:04 am
Walkers and bikers will like Friday morning's announcement from Mayor Bill de Blasio -- drivers; not so much.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Joe Lhota touring the 207th st MTA overhaul facility that will actually be fixing the subways with TWU Local 100 workers, touting funding for subway action plan in state budget.
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April 06, 2018 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Funding included in the recently passed state budget will allow New York City subway cars to be repaired more quickly, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday while unveiling an effort aimed at improving service for a transit system notorious for frequent breakdowns. . @NYGovCuomo...
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
April 05, 2018 - 7:04 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thursday, after Cuomo issued an emergency order calling for an independent monitor to handle repair work at New York City Housing Authority developments.
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
CBS News
April 04, 2018 - 12:16 pm
It was 50 years ago today, that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr was gunned down in Memphis, and while there's been civil rights progress in the years since his assassination, many believe there hasn't been enough -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is among those who feel that way.
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