CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

News

De Blasio To Take Oath As NYC Mayor Just After 12:01 A.M. Wednesday

He Will Also Be Sworn In At Noon At City Hall
Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio speaks at a Nelson Mandela tribute at the National Action Network in Harlem on Dec. 7, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio speaks at a Nelson Mandela tribute at the National Action Network in Harlem on Dec. 7, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

TRI-STATE NEWS HEADLINES

From our newsroom to your inbox weekday mornings at 9AM.
Sign Up

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.

You May Also Be Interested In These Stories

(TM and © Copyright 2013 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)