Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosted the Borough’s First Iftar Dinner “Break the Fast” in Honor of the Blessed Month of Ramadan

On Thursday, September 17, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., joined by hundreds of residents and community leaders, celebrated the borough’s first Iftar Dinner “Break the Fast”, in honor of the blessed month of Ramadan. During the event, Borough President Diaz recognized the importance of the growing Muslim community in The Bronx, and awarded with…

Manhattan and Bronx Borough Presidents Alert Residents of Northern Manhattan and Bronx to Section 8 Voucher Scam

Borough Presidents announce legal action and assistance on behalf of low-income victims swindled out of their life savings Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., joined by HPD, NYCHA, other elected officials, and housing advocates today alerted Northern Manhattan and Bronx residents to a housing scam that has defrauded…

Bronx Borough President Diaz Met Dominican Delegation to Discuss the Environment

On Thursday, September 17, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. welcomed to his office the Secretary of State for Environment and Natural Resources of the Dominican Republic, Dr. Jaime David Fernandez, and the Consul General of the Dominican Republic in New York, Rafael Evans, among other representatives, to discuss environment and green strategies. Borough President…

Bronx Borough President Diaz Issues Negative Recommendation on Kingsbridge Armory Project

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. has issued a negative recommendation to the City Planning Commission concerning the redevelopment of the Kingsbridge Armory. As part of the Uniform Land Use Review Process (ULURP), Borough President Diaz is authorized to submit recommendations on development projects that come before the City for approval, such as the proposed…