Ofo and JJ Barea Foundation Partner to Support Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

Donate 600 ofo bikes to address transportation and mobility challenges for those in need San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jan. 17, 2018 — ofo, the world’s leading station-free bike-sharing company, and the JJ Barea Foundation, Dallas Mavericks player JJ Barea’s organization that offers economic assistance to non-profit entities in Puerto Rico, today announced a partnership in…

BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ HONORS THE LEGACY OF REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

On Monday, January 15, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s Annual Interfaith Service honoring the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Residents and elected officials from throughout the borough gathered at Trinity Baptist Church, which served as the event’s co-sponsor, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death…

DECLARACIÓN DEL PRESIDENTE DE EL BRONX RUBEN DIAZ JR. RE: Acciones del Presidente Trump sobre el Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS)

“La decisión de la Administración del presidente Donald Trump de poner fin al Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS) a miles de refugiados de El Salvador, Haití y Nicaragua es cruel e innecesaria. “El darle la espalda a cientos de miles de personas que han construido sus vidas aquí y han aportado grandes contribuciones a esta nación…

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: President Trump’s Actions on Temporary Protected Status

“The Trump Administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for thousands of refugees from El Salvador, Haiti and Nicaragua is cruel and unnecessary. “To turn our backs on hundreds of thousands of people that have built their life here and have made great contributions to this nation without offering a real alternative is madness,…

DECLARACIÓN DEL PRESIDENTE DE EL BRONX RUBEN DIAZ JR.  RE: Discurso “Cuentas del Estado” del Gobernador Andrew Cuomo

DECLARACIÓN DEL PRESIDENTE DE EL BRONX RUBEN DIAZ JR.  RE: Discurso “Cuentas del Estado” del Gobernador Andrew Cuomo “En su discurso de hoy, el Gobernador Andrew Cuomo destaco una clara visión progresista para el continuo desarrollo económico, la creación de empleos, un sistema de justicia penal más justo, un sistema educativo más equitativo, mayor inversión en…

STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ RE: Gov. Cuomo’s ‘State of the State’ Address

“In his speech today, Governor Cuomo outlined a clear progressive vision for protecting our most vulnerable citizens, continued economic development and job creation, a fairer criminal justice system, a more equitable educational system, greater infrastructure investment and a plan for addressing sexual harassment in New York State. “In the face of a hostile Washington, it…