"We are going to get rid of the horse carriages. Period." December 30, 2013 10:05 AMSubscribe
When Bill de Blasio takes the oath of office on Wednesday to become New York City's mayor, one of the firstthings on his agenda will be the fight to ban horse drawn carriages in Central Park. Mr. de Blasio's campaign was funded in part by a PAC called “New York City Is Not For Sale,” which spent more than $200,000 attempting to defeat Christine Quinn's bid for mayor.