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Mayor Adams unveils ambitious plan to make NYC leader in ‘green-collar’ jobs


New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President and CEO Andrew Kimball, and Mayor's Office of Talent and Workforce Development (NYCTalent) Executive Director Abby Jo Sigal on February 28, 2024, announced the release of the Green Economy Action Plan — a first-of-its-kind plan that lays out a roadmap...

NYC gets first public e-bike charging site for delivery workers

Post Date: March 1, 2024

First of five outdoor charging facilities now online at Manhattan’s Cooper Square, with others to be installed in coming weeks Effort part of administration’s “Charge Safe, Ride Safe” plan to support safe e-bike use, prevent deadly lithium-ion battery fires New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez, and...

Mayor Adams unveils ambitious plan to make NYC leader in ‘green-collar’ jobs


New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President and CEO Andrew Kimball, and Mayor's Office of Talent and Workforce Development (NYCTalent) Executive Director Abby Jo Sigal on February 28, 2024 announced the release of the Green Economy Action Plan — a first-of-its-kind plan that lays out a roadmap...

Mayor Adams’ decisive actions for strong fiscal management bear positive results

Post Date: February 23, 2024

New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced the cancellation of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2025 Executive Budget Program to Eliminate the Gap (PEG) for city agencies — a direct result of decisive actions early on by the Adams administration to stabilize the budget through continued strong fiscal management, better-than-expected economic performance in 2023 that...

Meera Joshi named to serve on NYC’s MTA Board


New York: Indian-American Meera Joshi has been nominated by New York City Mayor Eric Adams to serve on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board. Joshi, a deputy mayor for operations for New York City since January 2022, oversees the Adams administration's transportation infrastructure and climate portfolios. Announcing her nomination in a statement last week, Mayor Adams...

Community Op-Ed: Getting Every Single Trash Bag Off Our Streets


By Eric Adams, Mayor - NYC New Yorkers deserve clean streets, free of smelly trash bags and rats. That’s why we are taking the next leap forward in the Trash Revolution — our initiative to reimagine trash collection and remove every single trash bag from New York City’s streets. When we came into office two years...

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan redesigned as a baby-friendly hospital


New York, NY: NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan has once again achieved the highly prestigious international “Baby-Friendly” designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States. The designation recognizes hospitals that encourage and promote breastfeeding and mother-baby bonding. Metropolitan Hospital earned its first...

Balancing Our City’s Budget While Delivering for Working-Class New Yorkers


By Eric Adams, Mayor - NYC    Our administration came into office with a clear mission: to protect public safety, revitalize our economy, and make all five boroughs more livable for the 8.3 million people who call New York City their home. For the last two years, we have worked every day to make our vision...

National Migrant Crisis: Mayor Adams expands immigration application assistance centers, convenes resettlement working group


As New York City continues to manage a national asylum seeker crisis largely on its own, New York City Mayor Eric Adams today launched an expansion of the Asylum Application Help Center, scaling up a resource that has helped thousands of asylum seekers complete complex immigration forms as they continue to pursue the American Dream. With funding from the...