Gracie Mansion Not as Bustling Under Bill de Blasio



Gracie Mansion. (NYC.gov)
Gracie Mansion. (NYC.gov)

Poor Gracie! After spending the last 12 years as an active events space, the mayoral mansion was slated to be a home once again. But for the first quarter of 2014, Gracie Mansion has been neither a family home nor the humming reception hall it once was.

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In the first three months of 2014, the Federalist-style mansion has hosted only 13 events, as opposed to the 32 it hosted during the first three months of 2013, according to data obtained by the Observer.

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