BP DIAZ & HUD ADMINISTRATOR PATTON VISIT NYCHA’S PATTERSON HOUSES

On Friday, October 12, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Regional Administrator Lynne Patton visited the Patterson Houses, a New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) development in the South Bronx.   Borough President Diaz and Regional Administrator Patton spoke with tenants about the conditions at…

BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL ITALIAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE CELEBRATION

On Thursday, October 11, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual celebration of Italian-American Heritage & Culture Month, “Mese della Cultura Italiana,” at the Schiff Family Great Hall on the grounds of the Bronx Zoo. This year’s honorees included Matilda Raffa Cuomo, wife of former Governor Mario Cuomo and mother of current Governor…

BRONX DA DARCEL D. CLARK, BOROUGH PRESIDENT RUBEN DIAZ JR. ANNOUNCE $900K DOJ GRANT TO ADDRESS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN BRONX

Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. today announced that the Bronx has received a $900,000 award from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women to address domestic violence. District Attorney Clark said, “We are pleased to have received this award which will be put to…