Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Plan to End the AIDS Epidemic in New York State

“I applaud Governor Cuomo on his announcement of a new plan to reduce the number of New York State residents living with HIV infections. This three point plan—which includes greater access to testing and healthcare services—has incredible potential to reduce the number of HIV infections not just here in The Bronx, but across the entire…

Motion to Renew Lawsuit Against FreshDirect Denied

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and FreshDirect CEO Jason Ackerman issued the following statement today upon learning that the motion to renew a previously dismissed lawsuit designed to stop FreshDirect’s relocation to The Bronx has been denied by the courts. The complete ruling can be found here: http://bronxboropres.nyc.gov/pdf/2014-06-25.pdf. “This ruling clears the way for…