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Mayor-elect Eric Adams sets business council of corporate heavyweights

Eric Adams set the stage for his pro-business mayoralty Monday by meeting with 60 leaders of major corporations from Delta Airlines to JPMorgan Chase and Peloton to discuss priorities for his first 100 days in office.

“Getting our city back on track is going to require strong public-private partnerships,” Adams said in a statement announcing the new group that will work with his administration to help the Big Apple rebound from the coronavirus pandemic.

“I’m humbled by the response from our Corporate Council to lean in, roll up their sleeves, and help accelerate our recovery,” said Adams.

“From partnering on priorities such as workforce development, childcare, and revitalization of our commercial districts, the business community has made it clear they are with me and all New Yorkers every step of the way,” he said.

The council was formed after a “months-long listening tour”…

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