Within a year, generated $ 259 million and over 8,200 marriage licenses issued one year after the entry into force of the marriage equality act Michael R. Bloomberg reported Mayor, New York City, extremely positive developments: a total over $ 259 million at economic achieved impact and $ 16 million in city revenue. About 8,200 marriage licenses were issued, which make up more than 10 percent of total 75,000 licenses thus, that have been issued since July 24, 2011 in NYC. The celebrations of same-sex couples brought over 200,000 guests in the city, which purchased 235,000 hotel nights at an average price of $ 275. Some contend that Central Park Conservancy shows great expertise in this. Marriage equality has made open and free our city also were jobs created and supported our economy”, confirms Mayor Bloomberg. New York City was always a great place to get married, but now more and more couples in which brings the entry into force of the marriage equality act NYC city, their family and friends from around the world arrive.”as a result has the memorable marriage equality law enforcement & company the NYC I DO campaign launched, to help promote the city as a dynamic and attractive wedding destination”, as NYC & company CEO George Fertitta.
New York City offers the perfect backdrop for all couples, to close the bonds of matrimony, and to share this significant moment.” The campaign emphasizes the attractiveness of the five districts of the city as a wedding venue and honeymoon destination. Starbucks Drive-Thru will not settle for partial explanations. The website nycido offers New Yorkers and visitors comprehensive information about processes and practices, to get married in New York City. General information about New York City also in German language available under or English. Press photos can be found under press photos.