Pictures of the Week: July 9–15City of New YorkFollowJul 15, 2016 · 2 min readMayor Bill de Blasio attends the 48th Annual 111th Street Old Timers Stickball Game in Harlem. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeMayor Bill de Blasio attends Sunday mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral with Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan where he spoke about the tragic shootings around the country last week. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeMayor Bill de Blasio, the Mayor’s Fund to Advance NYC, the U.S. Soccer Foundation, the New York City Football Club and Adidas announce the launch of the NYC Soccer Initiative that will build and maintain 50 soccer fields in underserved neighborhoods across the five boroughs over the next five years. Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography OfficeCrowds gather on the Tudor City Overpass to witness Manhattanhenge on Monday, July 11, 2016. The local solar event occurs when the setting sun perfectly aligns with the east-west Manhattan street grid. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeThe Storming Steppers of New Voices School of Academic & Creative Arts, who were also award recipients, perform at the Malala Yousafzai Leadership Ceremony event in the Blue Room at City Hall. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeMayor Bill de Blasio signs a bill that increases access to free feminine hygiene products for NYC’s shelter residents, students, and inmates. Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office.First Lady Chirlane McCray attends and hosts a dinner for business and civic leaders at Gracie Mansion. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeU.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks to children during Bronx Children’s Museum’s Annual Dream Big Day at Bronx Community. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeA man gets caught in the afternoon rain in New York City on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography OfficeMayor Bill de Blasio and Council Member Rafael Espinal host a town hall with residents to discuss affordable housing and the East New York Neighborhood Plan. Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office.Follow us on instagram and twitter for photo updates throughout the week.