NYC mayor: We'll be first United States city to mandate paid vacation

The Car Mayor takes his first ride in years alongside DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg

The Car Mayor takes his first ride in years alongside DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg

Beginning Fall 2019, 3-K For All will be rolled out in District 8 (Country Club, Pelham Bay, Throgs Neck, Castle Hill, Soundview, Hunts Point), District 32 (Bushwick), District 6 (Washington Heights), District 9 (South Bronx), District 19 (East New York) and District 31 (Staten Island).

De Blasio said more than 500,000 full-time and part-time workers in the city now have no paid vacation days or personal days.

The mayor said, thanks to the Affordable Care Act, eight million New Yorkers now have health insurance, adding that the uninsured rate is about almost half of what it was in 2013.

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Those proposals, along with those for universal health care and guaranteed paid leave are still only that - proposals. Current City Council Speaker Corey Johnson also floated the idea before being elected to his position a year ago, City & State reported at the time.

De Blasio said his goal is to get the 600,000 New Yorkers without health care - about half undocumented immigrants - access to a primary care doctor and specialty care, prescription drugs and mental health services.

On Twitter, the Mayor wrote there would be an expansion to the Metro Plus public option and a new program called NYC Care which will leverage the services of NYC Health +Hospitals system. No U.S. city or state requires paid time off for workers, according to the Post, although Puerto Rico does require employers to pay for time off.

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According to NYC's Open Data portal, there are now 8,452 lots of vacant, city-owned land in the city of NY. "Here in New York City, we are one of the leading jurisdictions in creating the right to sick leave, which we then expanded past year to broaden the definition of family and to add safe leave for victims of domestic and sexual abuse".

The mayor first highlighted some wins from 2018, reiterating how homicides dropped to the lowest numbers seen since 1951 and how the NYPD made 140,000 fewer arrests in 2018 compared to 2014, the year de Blasio took office. "Well-connected developers should not be getting sweetheart deals on the taxpayers' dime".

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