de Blasio Press Q&A: The Closeout Edition



Bill de Blasio’s mayoral transition drew to a close on New Year’s Eve, with a final press conference to announce five appointments:¬†Gilbert Taylor as Commissioner of Homeless Services, Polly Trottenberg as Transportation Commissioner, Bob Linn as Director of Labor Relations, Stanley Brezenoff as a Special Advisor to the First Deputy Mayor and Kyle Kimball as President of the New York City Economic Development Corporation.

Following statements from de Blasio and each of the appointees, de Blasio answered questions from the press.