Images of New Yorkers who have passed away projected onto the Brooklyn Bridge
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    On March 14, the one-year anniversary of New York City's first pandemic-related death, Mayor Bill de Blasio honored New Yorkers who have passed away during the COVID-19 pandemic and commended the tireless efforts of essential workers.
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    Mayor Bill de Blasio unveils a recovery plan for all New Yorkers as part of his 2021 State of the City Address.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray smiling at the camera
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    Held virtually this year, the Mayor and First Lady’s annual Interfaith gathering was dedicated to a dialogue on the COVID-19 vaccine.
First Lady McCray posing with a family.
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    This holiday season, First Lady McCray visited a family shelter to spread holiday cheer and tote bags with toiletries, toys and crafts.
First Lady, Rev. Kyndra  Frazier, Kay Warren, and Dr. Torian Easterling
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    First Lady Chirlane McCray hosts a virtual discussion about Faith and Mental Health in COVID-19 with Reverend Kyndra Frazier, Kay Warren, and Dr. Torian Easterling.

Our city is only as strong as the bonds that bring us together.

In support of the Mayor and First Lady's commitment to honor the diverse communities of our City, the Mayor's Office of Special Projects and Community Events (MOSPCE) organizes, manages and directs Mayoral public ceremonies, celebrations and receptions, in partnership with city agencies and with the support of the private sector. These special events are hosted at Gracie Mansion-also known as the People's House-and other iconic sites across the City.