Mayor Bill de Blasio

Speed Cam
March 22, 2018 - 4:05 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Safety advocates joined Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday to call on New York state to extend – and improve – the speed camera program. As WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported, Mayor de Blasio was accompanied by crash survivors and victims’ families, noting where in use, speed cams...
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March 21st Nor'easter - New York City
Steve Scott/WCBS 880
March 21, 2018 - 5:06 pm
After closing New York City public schools Wednesday as a nor’easter pounded the area and threatened to dump up to 15 inches of snow, the Mayor’s office announced the schools will reopen Thursday.
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Snow in Manhattan
Tim Scheld/WCBS 880
March 21, 2018 - 12:12 pm
It may be the first full day of spring but it certainly won't feel like it as the fourth nor'easter this month could dump a foot or more of snow across the Tri-State area.
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March 19, 2018 - 3:31 pm
The surge in opioid deaths seems to be flattening, and New York City is hoping to bring those numbers down even further.
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Bill de Blasio
Alex Silverman/WCBS 880
March 17, 2018 - 5:26 pm
The two ends of City Hall are launching competing commissions to work on revising the New York City charter.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo During National Walkout Day
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
March 15, 2018 - 6:28 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo believes it would be unconstitutional to punish students and teachers who walked out of school to protest gun violence. Cuomo also thinks some administrators should face scrutiny.
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Chirlane McCray
Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 13, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio declared last week that his wife, Chirlane McCray, should be compensated for doing her job as New York City’s first lady.
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Children Hit, Killed By Vehicle In Park Slope
Carlos Torres
March 07, 2018 - 3:06 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is mortified by the deaths of two children hit by a driver in Park Slope, Brooklyn this week – because the person behind the wheel had a long history of violations and medical issues. As WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported, NYPD Chief of...
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NYC Schools Open During Nor'easter
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 2:42 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday defended the decision to keep New York City Public Schools open despite a strong nor’easter sweeping through the area.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Anthony Behar / Sipa USA
March 05, 2018 - 2:57 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday appointed Houston School Supt. Richard A. Carranza as the new chancellor for New York City public schools.
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