De Blasio admits NYC was too quick to close Trump-run ice rinks

Mayor Bill De Blasio admitted on Monday that New York City acted too briskly when it shuttered Trump-operated ice skating rinks — only to later change course.

“I think the action was taken a little faster than it should have been because there was not an alternative in place,” de Blasio said on NY1.

Hizzoner had announced last month that he was nixing the city’s contracts with the Trump Organization, alleging then-President Trump had incited the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

But City Hall on Sunday reversed the move, which would have seen Lasker and Wollman rinks in Central Park close six weeks ahead of their typical April closing dates.

The mayor

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