NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — On the eve of his swearing-in, New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced five more high-level administration appointments.
Gilbert Taylor was named the commissioner of homeless services. He is currently a deputy commissioner at the Administration for Children’s Services.
Polly Trottenberg was chosen to head the Department of Transportation. She is currently the undersecretary for policy at the U.S. Department of Transportation. Longtime labor negotiator Bob Linn was named director of labor relations, and Stanley Brezenoff will be an unpaid special adviser to the first deputy mayor specializing in labor contracts.