Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered the 2016 State of the City address yesterday. The speech highlighted some of the major accomplishments over the past year, some of the upcoming challenges we face as a community, and some priorities for the administration as we move through the rest of the year.
Mayor de Blasio is harnessing the stories of New Yorkers to describe dramatic public safety, education, economic and infrastructure gains across the city. In outlining his 2016 agenda, the Mayor is focusing on a series of groundbreaking initiatives targeting inequality, our quality of life, and New York City’s positioning as a global leader in the 21st century economy.
Read more about the speech and find a full transcript on nyc.gov