Eric Adams has been elected the 110th mayor of New York City. His victory elected him the second black mayor in the city’s history.
According to New York Times, Adams took the time to thank his supporters that he was supposed to win the election, and said, “We are so divided now and we are missing the beauty of our diversity. Today we took off the intro jersey and we wore a jersey: Tim New York.
Adams, a former police captain and current Brooklyn borough president, is due to take office on January 1. Incumbent Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted congratulations to Adams Says“One of our public school graduates. An equipped NYPD experienced. A courageous voice for justice on our highways. Brooklyn is a brave government employee with spirit and style. RicEricAdamsForNYC embodies the glory of our city. He will be an outstanding mayor. Congratulations my friend! “
A graduate of our public school.
An equipped NYPD experienced.
A courageous voice for justice on our highways.
Brooklyn is a brave government employee with spirit and style.RicEricAdamsForNYC Embodies the glory of our city. He will be an outstanding mayor.
Congratulations my friend!
– Major Bill de Blasio (YNYCMayor) November 3, 2021
Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg also sent his congratulations and said, “A big congratulations ericadamsfornyc! The right person at the right time for the best work in the world. I can’t be too optimistic about the future of New York City. “
– Mike Bloomberg (MikeBloomberg) November 3, 2021
Adams’ victory made him the second black mayor elected to office in New York City. David Dinkins served as the city’s first mayor from 1990 to 1993. He was the 106th mayor of the city. We are such Previously Dinkins died last November at the age of 93 due to unspecified natural causes, the report said.
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TSR Staff: Jade Ashley @ Jade_Ashley94