Events for Monday, July 2, 2007

Ed note: Due to your guest editor’s indolence, this post is a little late in going up. Many apologies.

10 a.m. The Brooklyn District Attorney promotes a top staff member in a press conference on 350 Jay Street in Brooklyn.
 
11:30 a.m. Mayor Bloomberg makes an announcement in Brooklyn, on 9th Avenue between 48th and 49th streets.
 
12 p.m. On the steps of City Hall, City Councilman Charles Barron challenges Speaker Christine Quinn's decision to suspend Barron's chief of staff, Viola Plummer. Quinn suspended Plummer without pay and is forcing her to sign an apology for threatening to end the political career of Council Member Leroy Comrie -- even if it took an "assassination.
 
1:30 p.m. At Gruppo, Levey & Co., three participants in the recent 7-day ultra-marathon across the Gobi desert in China discuss their experience, which benefited a Chinese children's charity, 104 West 40th Street.
 
6:30 p.m. City Councilman Alan Gerson hosts a town hall meeting on the string of recent crime in and around his district's New York City Housing Authority developments at Public School No. 134 at 293 E. Broadway.
Events for Monday, July 2, 2007