Gotham Gazette http://www.gothamgazette.com/component/tags/tag/1562 Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:08:52 +0000 en-gb webmaster@gothamgazette.com (Webmaster) Flanked by Business Leaders, De Blasio Continues Mayoral Control Push http://www.gothamgazette.com/government/5748-flanked-by-business-leaders-de-blasio-continues-mayoral-control-push http://www.gothamgazette.com/government/5748-flanked-by-business-leaders-de-blasio-continues-mayoral-control-push bdb classroom visit

Mayor de Blasio in a classroom (photo: @BilldeBlasio)


After meeting privately with a bipartisan group of business leaders at City Hall on Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio told members of the media that there is widespread agreement mayoral control of city schools must be extended by Albany lawmakers. And, he said, these business leaders, Governor Andrew Cuomo, and others believe it must be extended for at least three years.

]]>
Flanked by Business Leaders, De Blasio Continues Mayoral Control Push Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:13:40 +0000