NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is continuing to fill out his administration.
He named two senior appointments on Tuesday.
Maria Torres-Springer will be the commissioner of the Department of Small Business Services. She was an executive vice president at the city’s Economic Development Corporation under ex-Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
More recently, he’s overseen Chicago public hospitals. Raju led efforts there to expand Medicaid coverage a year ahead of the Affordable Care Act, bringing in new federal revenue.
De Blasio has chosen commissioners much more slowly than previous mayors. The heads of the fire, buildings and correction departments have yet to be named.