N.Y.C. Comptroller Thompson Questions Bloomberg and His 'Risky Assumptions'
- N.Y.C.'s Budget Dance. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;5/8/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32376, p37
This article discusses the budget process involving New York, N.Y. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the city council. Bloomberg cut $338 million of council-proposed expenditures from the budget. Councilmembers called for the restoration of these funds that support cultural activities, public health...
- Bloomberg Urges MTA Debt-Service Fund, Other Reforms. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;08/04/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33160, p3
The article reports that New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has urged the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to create a separate fund for debt service and institute a rolling five-year capital plan. In a campaign event, Bloomberg requested MTA to reform completely its capital...
- N.Y. Mayor Vetoes Predator Measure. Bergquist, Erick // American Banker;10/25/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 205, p10
Reports that Republican Michael R. Bloomberg vetoed the New York City Council's predatory-lending measure. Plans by the Democrat speaker to override the veto; Extent of authority given by the bill to the city's comptroller.
- Industry's recipe for success. // Crain's New York Business;7/29/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 30/31, p10
In the article, the author discusses the developments in the food industry in New York as of mid-2013. The author claims that there are lots of opportunities for food businesses in the area, but there are also lots of challenges to hurdle in order to succeed. The administration of Mayor Michael...
- NYC Law Tossed. // Broker Magazine;Apr/May2004, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p27
In a ruling falling on the side of Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New York City Council's anti-predatory lending law was invalidated by Justice Michael D. Stallman of Manhattan, Supreme Court on January 26, 2004. Some in the industry say they are glad Local Law 36 never went into effect because it...
- Don't Bet on It. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;2/25/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31331, p35
Reports on the denial by the New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg regarding the chances of the city selling its Off-Track Betting Corp. Budget proposal released by the mayor; Assumption by the former mayor of the city.
- BAM district's 2nd act gets under way. Engquist, Erik // Crain's New York Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 46, p20
The article informs that the phase two of the Brooklyn Academy of Music Cultural District construction project has started in Brooklyn, New York City. People are expecting that it will not go as poorly as phase one. In phase one, projects fell behind schedule that compelled the administration of...
- Breaking the Law in Michael Bloomberg's New York. Carter, Graydon // Vanity Fair;Feb204, Issue 522, p34
Features New York. Issue of the smoking ban in establishments and offices in the state; Percentage of establishments surveyed whose business has declined when the smoking ban took effect; Views of the author regarding the effect of the smoking ban to the international community.
- I Fought the Law. Hitchens, Christopher // Vanity Fair;Feb204, Issue 522, p70
Delves into the author's actions to protest the petty ordinances of Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York. Provision of food for the pigeons; Separation of his feet from the pedals of a bike; Placement of oneself on a milk crate while reading a book.