Welcome, Guest! - or
Easy to remember!  »  VinNews.com

New York, NY - Mayor Bloomberg Defends Embattled DOT Commissioner

Published on: March 5, 2011 11:30 PM
By: Read more in NY Post
Change text size Text Size  

New York, NY - Mayor Bloomberg offered a spirited defense yesterday of embattled Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan, two days after she withdrew a controversial proposal to plop down a pedestrian mall in the middle of 34th Street.

“This woman has made some real innovations here in this city that will last and will be a very big deal,” the mayor declared, speaking of the sweeping streetscape changes undertaken during his administration.

He argued that Sadik-Khan should be given credit for backing off the original 34th Street plan, saying that indicated she had listened to community concerns.

“This woman can’t catch a break,” complained Bloomberg.

Full article in NY Post



More of today's headlines

New York - Ear infections, a scourge that has left countless tots screaming through the night, have fallen dramatically, and some researchers suggest a decline in... Albany, NY - Beverage makers and health care unions spent millions of dollars in a battle over efforts to tax soda in New York, contributing to a record $211 million in...

 

Total1

Read Comments (1)  —  Post Yours »

1

 Mar 06, 2011 at 12:59 AM ProminantLawyer Says:

Give the commish the bum's rush out the door.

2

Sign-in to post a comment

Click here to sign-in.

Scroll Up
Advertisements:
Sell your scrap gold and broken jewelry and earn hard cash sell gold today!