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  • Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivering the 2013 State of the City address at Barclay’s Center (Image courtesy of Frank Franklin II/Beaumont Enterprise)

    Mayor Michael Bloomberg, in his final State of the City address, applauded the role that real
    estate developers have had in shaping what he referred to as “the big city of big dreams,”
    and pointed out that megaprojects such as Hudson Yards, One World Trade Center and the
    redevelopment of the South Street Seaport would revitalize the economy and ensure that New
    York will remain a major player on the world stage.  … [more]

  • Newark Mayor Cory Booker at the state of the city address

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker said the city has more than $1 billion in new development projects in the pipeline, which would result in several new companies relocating to the city, during his annual state of the city address yesterday.

    Booker, citing more than $700 million in construction projects currently underway, said the city is close to its biggest wave of growth in more than 40 years, noting that some of these talks will lead to the development of new office towers, but will not be announced until the details are finalized. [more]