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Speaker Silver Welcomes MediaMath to Lower Manhattan

Today’s announcement that global technology company MediaMath has signed a 15-year lease for space in 4 World Trade Center is another positive step forward for my community and is the kind of development I had hoped to encourage when I championed...

July 21, 2014
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Speaker Silver Statement on the Murder of Three Israeli Students

The tragic news of the murder of the three Israeli students is profoundly disheartening. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of these bright and innocent young men, as well as with the State of Israel and parents everywhere who want...

June 30, 2014
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Assembly Speaker Silver statement on decision to keep middle school at Spruce Street School

“Our community was promised a middle school at Spruce Street and I am enormously pleased that the DOE has lived up to that commitment. I have worked hard to ensure that we have the highest-quality schools possible here in Lower Manhattan and I am...

June 24, 2014
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Assembly Passes Legislation to Provide Vital Financial Support to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver announced the passage of legislation (A.10096) that would reduce water and sewer rates for the National September 11th Memorial and Museum. “The September 11 Memorial and Museum is a place...

June 20, 2014
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