NYCEDC Announces Request for Proposals for Citywide Ferry Service Operator

Citywide Ferry Service, To Launch in 2017, Will Provide Transit Options and Greater Opportunities to New Yorkers New York City Economic Development Corporation today announced a Request for Proposals for ferry operators, transit service providers or other qualified firms to operate a Citywide Ferry System, knitting together existing East River routes with new landings and…

Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation Announce Nearly $500,000 in Small Business Loans Now Available to Bronx Businesses & Entrepeneurs

New BOEDC Lending Program Will Grow Small Business, Create Local Jobs & Strengthen Bronx Economy BRONX, NY – Bronx-based small businesses and local entrepreneurs will receive a boost of nearly a half million dollars, State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (BOEDC) President Marlene Cintron…

Borough President Diaz Honors Women of Distinction at Annual Celebration

On Thursday, March 19, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. honored leading women of distinction at the annual Women’s History Celebration held at the Pelham Bay and Split Rock Golf Courses. Pictured are: Sukanya Krishnan, Sonia Manzano, Marissa Shorenstein, Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Verona Greenland and Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene.s On Thursday, March…