Hurricane Sandy Preparedness

With Hurricane Sandy approaching, I wanted to give you an update on the best ways to get up-to-date information and keep in touch with my office during this storm. Real-time information about Hurricane Sandy can be found at the NYC Severe Weather website, located at http://www.nyc.gov/html/oem/html/nycsevereweather/weather_home.shtml. In addition, my office will be regularly updating our…

Borough President Diaz, Coca-Cola Foundation & BOEDC Announce Major Health Partnership

Today, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. joined with The Coca-Cola Foundation, the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation, and the East Side House Settlement to announce grant support for the Bronx CAN Initiative and other active, healthy living initiatives around the Bronx. The Coca-Cola Foundation has awarded a grant of $75,000 to the Bronx CAN…

Borough President Diaz Hosts Italian Heritage Celebration

 Borough President Diaz Hosts Italian Heritage Celebration Press Releases & Statements En Español Departments Borough Operations Budget Community Boards Boards and Directors Membership Resources Responsibilities Community Services Constituent Services Education Health and Human Services Planning and Development Development Reports Environment and Open Space Housing and Community Development Transportation ULURP Topography Youth About Borough President…

FreshDirect Announces Plans to Hire 200 New Employees Over Next 3 Months

 FreshDirect Announces Plans to Hire 200 New Employees Over Next 3 Months Press Releases & Statements En Español Departments Borough Operations Budget Community Boards Boards and Directors Membership Resources Responsibilities Community Services Constituent Services Education Health and Human Services Planning and Development Development Reports Environment and Open Space Housing and Community Development Transportation ULURP…

Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene Joins Mayor Bloomberg and Small Business Services Commissioner Walsh to Open New Business Solutions and Workforce1 Center In The Bronx

On Monday, October 15, Deputy Bronx Borough President Aurelia Greene joined Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Small Business Services Commissioner Robert W. Walsh  and other local elected officials to celebrate the opening of a 30,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility on Fordham Road in the Bronx that combines NYC Business Solutions services for businesses and Workforce1 Career Center…

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Robert J. Lefkowitz wins 2012 Nobel Prize

 Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Robert J. Lefkowitz wins 2012 Nobel Prize Press Releases & Statements En Español Departments Borough Operations Budget Community Boards Boards and Directors Membership Resources Responsibilities Community Services Constituent Services Education Health and Human Services Planning and Development Development Reports Environment and Open Space Housing and Community Development Transportation…

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Shooting on Heath Avenue

 Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Shooting on Heath Avenue Press Releases & Statements En Español Departments Borough Operations Budget Community Boards Boards and Directors Membership Resources Responsibilities Community Services Constituent Services Education Health and Human Services Planning and Development Development Reports Environment and Open Space Housing and Community Development Transportation ULURP Topography Youth…