BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ OUTLINES HOUSING UNITS FOR PRESERVATION IN REPORT ON JEROME AVENUE CORRIDOR REZONING

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. has issued a report identifying more than 2,000 units of affordable housing that must be preserved as part of the proposed rezoning of the Jerome Avenue corridor. The report, titled “Zoned-In: A Housing Preservation Blueprint for the Jerome Avenue Corridor,” identifies 2,075 units across 45 buildings within a ¼…

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Challenges New Yorkers to Get Civically Engaged

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is kicking off the New Year by tackling an issue of tremendous importance in New York City—the need for greater civic engagement among New Yorkers. In partnership with the new civic engagement platform OrangeUGoing.com, Borough President Diaz announced the “Hour New York Challenge” in The Bronx to encourage New…

FIVE-BOROUGH BIKE SHARE: MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES NYCDOT PLANS TO EXPAND PUBLIC BIKE SHARE WITH NEW “DOCKLESS” TECHNOLOGY

FIVE-BOROUGH BIKE SHARE: MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES NYCDOT PLANS TO EXPAND PUBLIC BIKE SHARE WITH NEW “DOCKLESS” TECHNOLOGY City will review and select ideas to complement Citi Bike system by bringing bike sharing to more outer-borough neighborhoods, including in the Bronx and on Staten Island NEW YORK––Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the NYC Department…