• NYC Mayor And City Hall Staff Will Furlough For A Week Amid $9 Billion Dollar Budget Crisis

    5 days ago - By Forbes

    The furloughs are expected to save around $860,000, according to the New York Times.
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  • NYC Mayor de Blasio to furlough HIMSELF & nearly 500 staff for week amid revenue shortfall, blames Congress for lack of stimulus

    NYC Mayor de Blasio to furlough HIMSELF & nearly 500 staff for week amid revenue shortfall, blames Congress for lack of stimulus

    5 days ago - By RT

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and nearly 500 city staffers will be furloughed for one week to help the city deal with a $9 billion revenue shortfall due to the Covid-19 pandemic shutdown.
    The week-long furlough will save the city $860,000.
    In his announcement on Wednesday, the mayor said no pay cuts are planned at this time, but he admitted the city will be facing a “horrible budget situation” for years, and that it was heightened by the economic shutdown in March and April due to the coronavirus pandemic.
    “We're going to be in a horrible budget situation for years, so this borrowing...
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  • NYC Mayor to Furlough About 500 Staff, Including Self, for Week

    5 days ago - By Bloomberg

    New York Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered a weeklong furlough for about 500 members of his City Hall staff, including himself.
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  • New York mayor furloughs himself, staff for week to ease pandemic budget gap

    5 days ago - By National Post

    NEW YORK - Everyone in the New York City mayor's office, including the mayor himself, will be furloughed for one week without pay beginning Oct. 1 to close a budget shortfall created by the pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday.
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  • City Hall, De Blasio staff to be furloughed for a week amid budget crunch

    City Hall, De Blasio staff to be furloughed for a week amid budget crunch

    5 days ago - By New York Post

    Mayor Bill de Blasio and the nearly 500 employees dedicated to his office will take one week of unpaid leave as the Big Apple desperately tries to shore up its balance sheet amid a new bid for budget aid. The mandatory furloughs are expected to save less than $1 million but may build pressure on...
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  • NYC mayor furloughs staff and self for one week beginning Oct. 1

    5 days ago - By National Post

    NEW YORK - Everyone in the New York City mayor's office, including the mayor himself, will be furloughed for one week beginning Oct. 1 to close a budget shortfall created by the pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday.
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