De Blasio To Take Oath As NYC Mayor Just After 12:01 A.M. Wednesday
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Bill de Blasio will be sworn in as mayor twice Wednesday.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will officiate at an “intimate” ceremony at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday at de Blasio’s home in Park Slope, the mayor-elect announced Monday.
The ceremony will be private but will be streamed live on NYC.gov. Still photos will be posted on Flickr.
Former President Bill Clinton will preside at a public swearing-in at noon Wednesday in front of City Hall.
De Blasio is succeeding Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is leaving office after three terms.
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