September 18, 2014
By Amanda LoMonaco
New York—The de Blasio administration has released the Mayor’s Management Report (MMR) for fiscal year 2014, an analysis of City agencies’ performance from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, spanning both the Bloomberg and de Blasio administrations.
In fiscal year 2014, 59 percent of indicators show improved or stable performance compared to 53 percent in fiscal year 2013. For critical indicators, 57 percent show improved or stable performance compared to 49 percent in fiscal year 2013, including a 13 percent decrease in murder and the highest number of M/WBE contracts ever awarded.
The MMR reports show the City’s new initiatives including Pre-K for All, Vision Zero, and Housing New York, the report lays out indicators that will track progress towards delivering results. A section on climate change also includes Sandy recovery.
“The MMR has long served as a public account of the city’s performance, and we are proud to participate in this process grounded in the principles of accountability and transparency,” said Mayor Bill de Blasio. “More importantly, this allows us to hold ourselves accountable, in accordance with our values, for the services we provide that affect the lives of all our city’s residents. We look forward to seeing improvement in subsequent MMRs as we continue implementing our progressive agenda.”