Tuesday, November 9, 2010

New York City Mayor Appoints New Commissioner of Dept. Citywide Administrative Services-Over Municipal Archives

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg appointed Edna Wells Handy as the Commissioner of the Department of Citywide Administrative Services. Ms. Handy will also head the Department of Records and Information Services which will be consolidated into the Department of Citywide Administrative Services--The Department of Records and Information Services operates the
Municipal Archives ( where we obtain copies of the archived vital records) and Municipal Reference and Research Center. Commissioner Handy replaces Records Commissioner Brian G. Andersson. The agency consolidation requires passage of a local law. To read more see the Mayor's press release at: http://tinyurl.com/257s7em

Jan Meisels Allen
IAJGS Director-at-Large
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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