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ICYMI: Honoring Constance Baker Motley, first Black woman Manhattan BP

I paid tribute to the first Black woman Manhattan Borough President, Constance Baker Motley, by dedicating a conference room to her in my Municipal Building offices on Friday, June 18. Former Manhattan Borough Presidents C. Virginia Fields and Ruth Messinger joined me to honor this trailblazing woman, who served from February 24, 1965–September 8, 1966.

Watch the dedication here:

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