June 29, 2015
NEW YORK—With the 2015-2016 City budget concluded and the legislative session in Albany wrapped, the Mayor’s Office today announced that Mayor Bill de Blasio, First Lady Chirlane McCray and children Chiara and Dante will go on family vacation – departing the evening of Tuesday, June 30 and returning on Wednesday, July 8. The vacation will coincide with the Fourth of July holiday. The family will travel together throughout the Southwestern and Western United States. There are no public events planned, and the Press Office will provide general updates each day on the Mayor’s travels. While away, Mayor de Blasio will have daily check-in calls with senior administration officials to monitor all City business. Day-to-day operations will be directed by First Deputy Mayor Anthony Shorris, as outlined in the City Charter.