Press Releases

2017


Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Bronx Pumpkinfest & Halloween Spooktacular (11/1/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Terror Attack in Lower Manhattan (10/31/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Preview of 7th Annual 'Savor The Bronx' Restaurant Week (10/30/17)

Mayor de Blasio Announces Opening of New City Island Bridge in The Bronx (10/29/17)

BP Diaz Hosts African Soccer Awards Event (10/25/17)

New York City Homeownership to Get $8.3 Million Boost (10/24/17)

City Council Approves Bronx Point, a Mixed-Use Project on the Lower Concourse North Site (10/18/17)

BP Diaz Hosts the 15th Annual DiVA Spa (10/18/17)

Greenfield and Masbia raise over $75,000 for hurricane relief from Jewish community (10/17/17)

Metro-North Increases Service at Melrose and Tremont Stations (10/17/17)

Bronx Borough President Diaz & The Bronx Tourism Council Encourage Riders to Take Part in Tour de Bronx 2017! (10/16/17)

Mayor de Blasio Announces NYC Service Center to Support Individuals & Families Recovering from Hurricane Maria, Irma, & Harvey (10/16/17)

Governor Cuomo, MLB, And The Carlos Beltran Foundation Announce Major Shipment Of Supplies Delivered To Puerto Rico (10/13/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Italian Heritage & Culture Celebration (10/13/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Trump’s Threats to Puerto Rico (10/12/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces Major Shipments Of Supplies Delivered To Puerto Rico As Part Of Empire State Relief And Recovery Effort (10/10/17)

NYC Parks Opens Outdoor Gym and Nature Walk at Pelham Bay Park (10/3/17)

The Bronx Hosts Donation Drive for Puerto Rico & Mexico (10/1/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces Additional State Police, NYPA Workers, Port Authority Emergency Personnel Deployed to Puerto Rico to Assist with Ongoing Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort (9/29/17)

NYC grown Hot Sauce firm to donate all proceeds to Puerto Rico Relief (9/29/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Fatal Incident at P.S. 67/ Urban Assembly School for Wildlife (9/27/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Trump’s Shameful Silence on Puerto Rico (9/25/17)

Governor Cuomo Launches Statewide Empire State Relief & Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico (9/25/17)

City Announces Bronx Point, a Waterfront Development That Will Create Open Space and Hundreds of Units of Affordable Housing in the South Bronx (9/22/17)

Mayor de Blasio Encourages New Yorkers to Donate Critically-Needed Items at 18 Locations for Hurricane Relief (9/22/17)

Governor Cuomo Departs from New York to Puerto Rico to Provide Emergency Goods and Services at Official Request of Governor Ricardo Rosselló (9/22/17)

The Bronx to Host Donation Drive for Puerto Rico & Mexico (9/21/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces Bronx Civic Center as $10 Million New York City Region Winner of Second-Round Downtown Revitalization Initiative (9/20/17)

Elected Officials to Amazon: The Bronx is a Prime Location for HQ2 (9/19/17)

BP Diaz to Host 'Bronx Digital Education Summit' (9/18/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Muslim School Holiday Event (9/15/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Annual 9/11 ‘Day of Remembrance’ (9/14/17)

Mayor de Blasio: NYC Will be First City to Mandate that Existing Buildings Dramatically Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions (9/14/17)

Borough President Diaz & Speaker Mark-Viverito Announce Funding for Pregones Theater (9/8/17)

Registration is Open for the 2017 Tour de Bronx (9/7/17)

Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Kick of First Day of School with Launch of 3-K for All (9/7/17)

BP Diaz Allocates Over $20 Million to Bronx Education Projects (9/7/17)

Borough President Diaz, Mayor de Blasio Join Bus Riders to Inaugurate First Workday of Bx6 Select Bus Service (9/5/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Trump Administration's Repeal of DACA (9/5/17)

Governor Cuomo and Senators Schumer, Gillibrand and Congressman Serrano Announce Nearly $2.5 Million in Federal Funding For New Regional Food Hub in the Bronx (9/1/17)

Ways Bronxites Can Help People Impacted by Hurricane Harvey (8/31/17)

Council Members Mark Treyger & Donovan Richards Gather Elected Officials, Local Disaster Recovery Groups, Community-Based Organizations, and Advocates at City Hall to Encourage New Yorkers to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts (8/31/17)

BP Diaz Allocates Over $2 Million to Borough Colleges (8/29/17)

Borough President Diaz Tours Orchard Beach with Mayor de Blasio (8/27/17)

BP Diaz Hosts 'Back to School' Event (8/27/17)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE: MTA Public Hearing Regarding a Proposed Increase in Service at Metro-North’s Melrose and Tremont Stations (8/24/17)

Zaro’s Will Return to Parkchester (8/23/17)

NYC Parks Begins Second Round of Renovations at Playground 52 in The bronx as Part of Community Parks Initiative (8/22/17)

BP Diaz Celebrates Pakistani Independence Day (8/21/17)

The New York Public Library Secures New, Larger Home for the Van Cortlandt Branch in the Bronx (8/17/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Confederate Monuments at the Hall of Fame for Great Americans (8/16/17)

Bronx High School Students Complete First-Of-Kind Summer Internship in Tech Industry (8/15/17)

#CitiBike4All Campaign Meets Goal of 7,000 Signatures, Delivers to Citywide and Local Electeds (8/15/17)

BP Diaz to Host 'Back to School' Event (8/14/17)

Mayor de Blasio Signs Legislation to Provide Low-Income New Yorkers with Access to Counsel for Wrongful Evictions (8/11/17)

Mayor Signs Right to Counsel Legislation Sponsored by City Council Members Mark Levine and Vanessa L. Gibson (8/11/17)

Bronx Borough President Diaz, New York Yankees and AT&T Host 7th Annual 'Borough President's Cup' Little League Championship (8/10/17)

BP Diaz Allocates Over $2.4 Million in Funds for Community Facilities (8/9/17)

Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. & Council Member Ritchie Torres join Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa to announce a joint funding project to reconstruct Waring Playground and Basketball Court (8/8/17)

BP Diaz Allocates More than $7 Million in Housing Funds (8/2/17)

Borough President Diaz Allocates Nearly $10 Million to Bronx Parks (7/31/17)

Statement Regarding Pedro Hernandez & Bail Reform (7/27/17)

Dream and NYC Parks Complete New Ballfield at Patterson Playground in The Bronx (7/27/17)

Senior-Focused Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Arrives in The Bronx (7/26/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces Construction on $67M Supportive Housing Development in The Bronx (7/24/17)

BP Diaz & Bronx Youth Corps Beautify Community Garden (7/21/17)

NYC to Become First Jurisdiction in U.S. That Will Guarantee Free Legal Representation for Low-Income Tenants in Housing Court (7/20/17)

The Bronx and China’s Songjiang District Sign ‘Sister City’ Agreement (7/18/17)

Bronx BP Ruben Diaz Jr. and Former Gov. David Paterson Keynote NYC Mission Society’s Learning to Work Graduation Ceremonies (7/17/17)

Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo Announces the Approval of New Banking Development Districts in The Bronx and Brooklyn to Expand Access to Financial Services to Underserved New York Communities (7/13/17)

Bronx Children’s Museum Celebrates Official Groundbreaking (7/12/17)

Construction Begins on New Bronx Children's Museum (7/12/17)

De Blasio Administration Announces $32 Million Neighborhood Rat Reduction Plan (7/12/17)

NYC Parks Completes $1.5 Million Makeover of Parque de los Ninos Playground in The Bronx (7/11/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Free #Not62 Yoga Night (7/6/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting Death of NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia (7/5/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Fatal Shooting Incident at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center (6/30/17)

Borough President Diaz and State Senator Klein Co-Host Annual Fireworks Extravaganza (6/30/17)

BPs Diaz & Adams call for Greater Equity for Gifted Students (6/21/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Guyana Day Celebration (6/20/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Annual Ramadan Celebration (6/15/17)

BP Diaz Marches in National Puerto Rican Day Parade (6/11/17)

BP Diaz Celebrates Global Hip-Hop Day (6/9/17)

Comptroller Stringer and Trustees: New York City Pension Funds Complete First-In-The-Nation Divestment From Private Prison Companies (6/8/17)

BP Diaz, DA Clark and Safe Horizon Partner on Anti-Stalking Campaign (6/8/17)

Bronx Week Gets an Encore on BronxNet! (6/7/17)

Queens-Based York Studios Bringing State-of-the-Art Production Complex to the Bronx (6/6/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Bronx LGBTQ Pride Celebration (6/5/17)

BP Diaz Announces LGBTQ Needs Assessment Survey (6/1/17)

Statement from Borough Prseident Diaz RE: The Indictment of Sgt. Hugh Barry (5/31/17)

City Hall in Your Borough: Mayor de Blasio, Commissioner Silver, Speaker Heastie, Borough President Diaz and Local Officials Open Orchard Beach for Summer, Highlighting $50m Investment in Restoring its Historic Pavillion (5/26/17)

Why I am marching in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade (5/26/17)

City Hall in Your Borough: Mayor de Blasio Announces New 1.4 Acre Waterfront Site for Parkland in Co-Op City (5/25/17)

City Hall in Your Borough: Mayor de Blasio Announces Nearly 3.4 Million Square Feet of Graffiti Removed in The Bronx Since 2014 (5/24/17)

de Blasio Administration Reaches 5,000 City-Certified M/WBEs (5/24/17)

City Hall in Your Borough: Mayor de Blasio Announces Small Businesses Seeing Fewer Fines, Opening Faster (5/23/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Grand Finale of Bronx Week 2017 (5/22/17)

City Hall in Your Borough: Mayor de Blasio Kicks Off Week in Bronx with Tour of Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market (5/22/17)

Major New York Leaders and Organizations Join Forces to Ensure Governor Cuomo's 30% MWBE Goals are Reached and State Efforts Become a National Model (5/18/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Bronx Week 2017 Business Day Luncheon (5/16/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts 19th Annual Bronx Bankers Breakfast (5/12/17)

Borough President Diaz Honors Bronx Community Boards (5/11/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Bronx Week 2017 Centenarian Celebration (5/11/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Bronx Labor Breakfast (5/11/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Upcoming Tax Lien Sale (5/11/17)

BP Diaz Kicks-Off Bronx Week 2017 (5/8/17)

JPMorgan Chase Announces $6 Million to Prepare South Bronx Youth for High-Demand Jobs (5/5/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Bronx Tech Summit (4/28/17)

Bronx Unemployment Falls to All-Time Low of 5.7% (4/27/17)

HDC And HPD Leverage Critical Federal Funding to Start New Construction of Four New Affordable Housing Developments in The Bronx and Manhattan (4/27/17)

"City Hall in Your Borough" Lands in The Bronx Late May (4/20/17)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Intro 1347 (4/19/17)

Borough Presidents Call for Mayor de Blasio to Fully Fund Universal Free Healthy Lunch (4/17/17)

The Bronx Tourism Council to Award Wave Hill The 2017 Bronx Week Tourism Award (4/17/17)

Borough President Diaz & Council Member Koslowitz Partner on Self-Storage Data Legislation (4/13/17)

Borough President Diaz Helps Stop & Shop Deliver Hams (4/13/17)

BP Diaz Appears on 'Today's Verdict' on BronxNet (4/11/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: 2017-2018 State Budget (4/9/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Court Ruling on IDNYC (4/7/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Court Ruling on IDNYC (4/7/17)

BP Diaz Reads at P.S. 294 (4/5/17)

BP Diaz Visits R.A.I.N. (4/5/17)

BP Diaz Releases 'Bronx Annual Development Report' (3/29/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Women's History Month Celebration (3/23/17)

Borough Presidents Make 11th Hour Push for Home Stability Support as Budget Deadline Looms (3/22/17)

Borough Presidents Diaz & Adams Co-Host Gifted & Talented Hearing (3/20/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces $1.8 Billion Project to Transform South Bronx (3/20/17)

Subway “Fare”-apy: On Day of Fare Hike, Anxious Riders Tell Mayor de Blasio Why They Need #FairFares (3/19/17)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Irish-American Heritage Celebration (3/16/17)

Legislation in Response to Hunts Point Cluster Site Tragedy Introduced (3/16/17)

BP Diaz Speaks at 'Just Food' Conference (3/13/17)

Citywide Ferry Model Sets Sail for New York Public Library - Soundview Branch and The Bronx Museum of the Arts (3/13/17)

BP Diaz Hosts African-American Heritage Celebration (3/10/17)

BP Diaz Hosts Annual Greek Heritage Celebration (3/9/17)

To Combat the Dramatic Rise in Hate Crimes, City Council Members to Call for $25 Million Security Grant Program to Protect Jewish, Muslim, and Other Community Institutions (3/9/17)

BP Diaz Visits Family Life Charter Academy (3/8/17)

Borough President Diaz Reacts to Specialized High School Test Results (3/8/17)

Borough Presidents Call for Action on Lead in Public School Water Supply (3/2/17)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council Oversight Committee RE: School Planning and Siting for New Capacity (3/1/17)

Borough Presidents Adams & Diaz to Host ‘Gifted & Talented Task Force’ Hearings (2/28/17)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.’s State of the Borough on BronxNet (2/24/17)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Eighth 'State of the Borough' Address (2/23/17)

Governor Cuomo Announces $14.4 Million Awarded to Three Supportive Housing Projects in the Bronx (2/16/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Rodent Related Death in The Bronx (2/15/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: ‘Right to Counsel’ Program Announcement (2/12/17)

Borough President Diaz Sends Letter to Republican Senators (2/1/17)

Bronx Electeds Pen Letter to Postmaster General Urging Immediate Action on Missing Postal Boxes (1/31/17)

Historic Food & Hunger Program Coming to New York (1/30/17)

NYC Leaders Urge Resistance to President Trump's Immigration Plans (1/26/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Trump's Immigration Proposals (1/25/17)

BP's Adams & Diaz Launch Gifted & Talented Education Task Force (1/23/17)

BP Diaz & Bank Leumi USA Present $50,000 Check to Mosholu Montefiore Community Center (1/18/17)

Harvard's Ash Center Announces Bright Ideas Cohort and Semifinalists for 2017 Innovations in American Government Awards (1/18/17)

BP Diaz Honors Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Through Prayer and Service (1/16/17)

Mayor de Blasio, City and State Officials Announce WHEDco And BFC Partners to Break Ground on Affordable Housing Development and Bronx Music Hall (1/13/17)

The Bronx Partners with Zipcar to Generate More Traffic to Restaurants (1/12/17)

Borough Presidents Urge Mayor to Fund Half-Price Transit Fares for Working Poor (1/11/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s 2017 ‘State of the State’ Address (1/9/17)

New York Selected for National SNAP Pilot Program (1/5/17)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo's College Tuition Proposal (1/4/17)

2016


BP Diaz, Bronx Fathers Taking Action, Bronx River Tenant’s Inc & FAIM INC. Hosted Toy Giveaway (12/22/16)

Kingsbridge Predicted to be 2017’s Hottest NYC Neighborhood by Leading Real Estate Marketplace (12/21/16)

BP Diaz & Hip-Hop Legend Fat Joe Deliver new Computers To P.S. 146 (12/20/16)

BP Diaz Co-Hosts Youth Chess Challenge with AT&T and Chess in the Schools (12/20/16)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Distributes Toys to Bronx Veterans’ Families At WCS’s Bronx Zoo (12/17/16)

Wave Hill is Voted the ‘Most-Loved Cultural Venue’ in New York City (12/15/16)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE:"Transit For All" MetroCard Campaign (12/13/16)

Bronx Council on the Arts, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, Department of Design and Construction, and Local Officials Break Ground on BCA@2700 (12/9/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Toddlers' Death in Cluster Homeless Shelter (12/8/16)

Bronx Community Gardens grew and sold 1,500 lbs+ of serrano peppers for The Bronx Hot Sauce in 2016! (12/8/16)

BP Diaz Hosts 14th Annual Bronx DiVA Spa (12/6/16)

BP Diaz Hosts Small Business Administration Roundtable for Hispanic Business Leaders (11/30/16)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the New York City Council’s Committee on Transportation RE: The Future of Citi Bike in the Five Boroughs (11/28/16)

Borough President Diaz Distributes Thanksgiving Meals to Bronxites (11/24/16)

BP Diaz to Odell Beckham & Von Miller: “Thanks for visiting The Bronx…but try a better place than Sin City!” (11/22/16)

Renovations Completed at Fordham Metro-North Station (11/22/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General (11/21/16)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. speaks at Duval & Stachenfeld’s Bronx Real Estate Networking Event(11/21/16)

Borough President Diaz & AT&T Host Little League Awards Celebration (11/21/16)

FreshDirect to Donate 500 Thanksgiving Turkeys to South Bronx Families (11/17/16)

City and State Housing Agencies Join Project Partners to Celebrate the Completion of the First Two Buildings in a Multi-Phase Residential Development in The Bronx (11/17/16)

BP Diaz Appoints Mario Benabe to CEC #9 (11/16/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: 2016 Presidential Election Results (11/9/16)

Borough President Diaz Attends Vigil for NYPD Sergeant (11/9/16)

Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of $4.8 Million Over-Height Vehicle Detection System on New York City Parkways (11/7/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Fatal Shooting of NYPD Sergeant in The Bronx (11/4/16)

Barnes & Noble Commits to Bronx Return (11/3/16)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off 6th Annual ‘Savor The Bronx’ Restaurant Week (11/1/16)

Council Member Cohen Announces Funding for Improvements to Kingsbridge/Broadway Retail Corridor (11/1/16)

Elected Officials Deliver $5.3 Million For Renovation of Wakefield Library in the Bronx (10/28/16)

NYCEDC Announces Plan to Transform Former Spofford Juvenile Detention Center Into Vibrant, Live-Work Campus (10/27/16)

Borough Leaders Call on Apple to Open in The Bronx (10/26/16)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Tour de Bronx 2016 (10/24/16)

Edwin Mejia Jr. to Join BronxNet Board of Directors (10/21/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Investigation in to the death of Deborah Danner (10/20/16)

BP Diaz Meets with Israeli Ambassador (10/19/16)

BP Diaz Calls for Investigation into Fatal Police Shooting (10/18/16)

BP Diaz & Clear Channel Outdoor Bring Tour de Bronx 2016 to Times Square! (10/17/16)

Borough President Diaz Launches Bronx Youth Corps Service Program (10/14/16)

BP Diaz Hosts Italian Heritage Celebration (10/7/16)

Goveror Cuomo Announces Transformational Plan to Reimagine New York's Bridges and Tunnels for 21st Century (10/5/16)

Children's Aid Society to Lead Bronx Anti-Poverty Initiative (10/5/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Altice Announcement on Faster Broadband Speeds in The Bronx (10/5/16)

Arthur Avenue Named one of America's Greatest Streets (10/4/16)

NYC Parks Opens New Dog Run at Soundview Park in The Bronx (10/3/16)

Council Members Levine and Gibson, Joined by Advocacy Groups, Hold Hearing on the Right to Counsel for Low-Income Tenants in Housing Court (9/26/16)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. before the New York City Council Committee on Courts and Legal Services (9/26/16)

SBH Health System, L+M Development Partners and Hornig Capital Partners Break Ground On New Wellness and Affordable Housing Project (9/17/16)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Muslim School Holiday Event (9/17/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: LinkNYC Service Changes (9/14/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The 15th Anniversary of 9/11 (9/11/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: LinkNYC Kiosk Reforms (8/31/16)

Bronx Borough President Diaz, Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications and LinkNYC Celebrate Free Wi-Fi in the Bronx (8/30/16)

Governor Cuomo Announces Designation of 12 New Brownfield Opportunity Areas (8/23/16)

BP Diaz Allocates Nearly $1 Million to Bronx Cultural Institutions (8/22/16)

BP Diaz Invests Over $14 Million in Bronx Parks (8/19/16)

Governor Cuomo Announces Official Opening of New Silvercup Studios Film & TV Production Facility in The Bronx (8/17/16)

JetBlue Spices Up Its ‘BlueBud’ Business Mentoring Program With The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce – Serrano Pepper Product Grown in New York City (8/15/16)

Governor Cuomo Launches New York State Grown & Certified Food Program (8/11/16)

Borough President Diaz, New York yankees and AT&T Host Sixth Annual 'Borough President's Cup' Little League Championship (8/10/16)

BP Diaz Allocates Over $5.6 Million to Bronx Education Projects (8/4/16)

Borough President Diaz, Mayor De Blasio, Speaker Heastie Announce State-of-the-Art Recreational Facility Coming to Edenwald (8/3/16)

Borough President Diaz Attends National Night Out (8/2/16)

BP Diaz Calls for SNAP/EBT Online Tech Advancements (8/1/16)

BP Diaz Allocates more than $3 Million in Housing Funds (7/25/16)

BP Diaz & BOEDC Announce a Spicy Bronx Connection to Puerto Rico with The Bronx Hot Sauce! (7/22/16)

NYCEDC Seeks New Tenant for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center (7/21/16)

BP Diaz Teams up With Alex Rodriguez, MLB, MLBPA, and Gov. Cuomo to Launch Baseball Academy (7/20/16)

Local Officials Announce $2 Million for New Van Cortlandt Village Library (7/20/16)

NYC Parks Breaks Ground on a $3 Million Renovation Project at Playground 52 in the South Bronx (7/19/16)

iHeartMedia Stakes Claim to Historic New York Skyline on Iconic East River Billboard (7/19/16)

Governor Cuomo Announces $30 Million to Expand Urban Youth Jobs Program and Launches Statewide Pre-Apprenticeship Job Program for Construction Trades (7/13/16)

Congressman Tim Ryan Raises Awareness for Digital Access to Healthy Food through the SNAP Programs (7/13/16)

Borough President Diaz and State Senator Klein Co-host Annual Fireworks Extravaganza (7/5/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Dr. Roscoe Brown (7/4/16)

BP Diaz Appoints Judge Douglas McKeon to BronxNet Board of Directors (6/30/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: StubHub & New York Yankees Agreement (6/27/16)

Bronx Unemployment Drops to 6.1% (6/22/16)

Borough President Diaz Names Geneal Chacon to Panel for Educational Policy (6/22/16)

BP Diaz & Senator Klein Host 'New York Salutes America' Fireworks Extravaganza & Eating Contest (6/21/16)

Assemblymember Pichardo Announces Gun Buyback Program (6/21/16)

BP Diaz Celebrates Ramadan (6/16/16)

Borough President Diaz Hosts The Bronx Vigil for Orlando (6/15/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Terror Attack in Orlando (6/12/16)

BP Diaz Marches in 59th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade (6/12/16)

Statement from the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York on the Terrorist Attack in Tel Aviv (6/10/16)

Unique Parternship with Israel Creates New Opportunities for Investment in Puerto Rico (6/10/16)

Borough President Diaz Releases Annual Development Report (6/9/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: S.7336/ ‘Bag Tax’ Legislation (6/7/16)

Bronx Community College Announces Inaugural Kalief Browder Memorial Scholarship (6/7/16)

Empire State Development Announces Hunts Point Terminal Produce Cooperative Association Will Conduct a Feasibility Study on Facility Upgrades (6/6/16)

BP Diaz Honors Christine Quinn at Bronx LGBTQ Pride Awards (6/1/16)

NYC Parks and AT&T Expand Free Public Wi-Fi and Solar Mobile Charging in Parks and at Beaches Citywide (5/31/16)

New Bronx and Queens Full-Service Animal Shelters Projected to Double City-led Animal Adoptions (5/27/16)

The Bronx Museum of the Arts Launches Major Architectural Upgrade of its Facility Adding New Spaces for Programs and Exhibitions Increasing Connections to Neighborhood, and Improving Service to Community and Public (5/25/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Review Board Approval of MTA Capital Plan (5/25/16)

Bronx Unemployment Drops to 6.6% (5/25/16)

Congressman Serrano, Borough President Diaz Host Badillo Post Office Renaming Ceremony (5/23/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Compromise on Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis (5/19/16)

U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries & Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Urge City Hall to Increase Support for the NYC Summer Youth Employment Program (5/10/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Puerto Rico Economic Crisis (5/2/16)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off Bronx Week 2016 (5/2/16)

Following Pressure, Amazon Expands Same-Day Delivery to The Bronx (5/2/16)

Mayor De Blasio, Borough President Diaz, HPD Commissioner Been and HDC President Rodney Announce Development Team That Will Build 241 New Affordable Apartments in a High-Efficiency “Passive House” Design in the Mott Haven Neighborhood Of The Bronx (4/28/16)

Borough President Diaz & Assembly Member Crespo Host ‘Day of Solidarity’ for Ecuador Earthquake Victims (4/25/16)

From Pale Ales to Puerto Rican Moonshine, The Bronx Trolley Offers Tours and Tastings at Borough's Finest Craft Beverage Producers (4/22/16)

BP Diaz & The Bronx Tourism Council Announce 2016 Bronx Walk of Fame Inductees (4/20/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: 2016 Gifted & Talented Testing Results (4/14/16)

BP Diaz Receives Masonic Award (4/11/16)

BP Diaz Tours Orchard Beach (4/8/16)

New York State Budget Includes Funding for Conversion of South Bronx Sheridan Expressway into Boulevard (4/5/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: #FightFor15 Minimum Wage Victory (4/1/16)

With New York Voter Participation at All-Time Lows, New #PromoteTheVote Campaign Aims to Increase Turnout for State's Presidential Primary (3/31/16)

Borough President Diaz to Host Affordable Housing Information Session (3/30/16)

BP Diaz Releases Bronx Veterans' Resource Guide (3/28/16)

DC 9 IUPAT and Associated Contractors Supply The Bronx Museum of the Arts with 40 Painters to refinish their first floor galleries (3/23/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Vote on MIH/ZQAe (3/22/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Dr. Betty Rosa’s Election as Chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents (3/21/16)

New Partners Join #Not62 Campaign in Response to Bronx County Health Ranking (3/17/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Ramarley Graham/USDOJ Case Update (3/8/16)

Optimum Community and Nat Geo Mundo Kick-Off 2016 Nat Geo Mundo Explorer Contest At Celia Cruz High School (3/7/16)

BP Diaz Inducts Students into La Sociedad Honorarioa Hispanica (3/3/16)

Borough President Diaz, MTA & BOEDC to Co-host Business Development Seminar (2/29/16)

BP Diaz Hosts Dominican Heritage Celebration (2/25/16)

BP Diaz Criticizes New York Yankees on New Ticket Policies & Elitist Comments (2/24/16)

Mario Cuomo Campaign for Economic Justice, Labor Leaders, State and Local Elected Officials Rally in The Bronx to Fight for $15 Statewide Minimum Wage (2/23/16)

Mayor de Blasio Announces Public Launch of LinkNYC Program, Largest and Fastest Free Municipal Wi-Fi Network in the World (2/19/16)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Seventh "State of the Borough" Address (2/18/16)

BP Diaz Hosts African-American Heritage Celebration (2/11/16)

Borough President Diaz Releases Report on Bronx Platform Development Opportunities (2/3/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo Named of Rossana Rosado to Secretary of State (2/3/16)

BP Diaz Declares 'Mr. G Day' in The Bronx (1/28/16)

NYBG Requests Proposals for Mixed-Use Development Near Its Landmark Site (1/20/16)

Governor Cuomo Announces First Solar Schools Project at the New York Institute for Special Education in the Bronx (1/19/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Anti-Muslim Bias Incident in Parkchester (1/17/16)

BP Diaz Criticizes 'Bag Fee' Legislation (1/15/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s 2016 ‘State of the State’ Address (1/13/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Agenda on MWBE Procurement (1/11/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Barack Obama’s Executive Order on Guns (1/5/16)

BP Diaz Addresses New NYPD Officers (1/5/16)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Call for a Statewide Minimum Wage Increase (1/4/16)

2015


Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Planning Commission RE: Mandatory Inclusionary Housing & Zoning for Quality and Affordability (12/16/15)

BP Diaz Hosts Chess Tournament (12/15/15)

Borough President Diaz and Code/Interactive Launch Code/Bronx Initiative to Bring Coding Programs to Every School (12/15/15)

BP Diaz, Council Members Torres & Gibson Launch Bronx Public Housing Task Force (12/14/15)

Borough President Diaz & AT&T Host Celebration for Borough President's Cup Little League Players & Families (12/14/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of NBA Legend Dolph Schayes (12/10/15)

BP Diaz Hosts Bronx Chanukah Celebration (12/8/15)

NYC DOT Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program Announces its 500 Truck Milestone (12/3/15)

BP Diaz Issues Recommendations on ZQA/MIH (11/30/15)

Bronx Unemployment Falls Again (11/30/15)

2015 Bronx Thanksgiving Community Meals (11/25/15)

BP Diaz & Bronx Borough Board Vote to Oppose Zoning Proposals (11/19/15)

Remarks of Borough President Diaz RE: Bronx Borough Board Vote to Oppose Mayor de Blasio’s Zoning Proposals (11/19/15)

Mayor de Blasio, NYCEDC, Congress Member Serrano, Speaker Mark-Viverito, Council Member Arroyo and Borough President Diaz Jr. Announce Opening of Randall's Island Connector (11/17/15)

Borough President Diaz Urges Bronx Residents to Apply to Their Local Community Board (11/16/15)

New York City Employees’ Retirement System Urges Hedge Fund and Opportunistic Fixed Income Managers to Help Ease Puerto Rican Debt Crisis (11/13/15)

BP Diaz Cuts Ribbon at New Barber Training School (11/12/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Tonight’s Hearing on Mayor de Blasio’s Proposed
Zoning Changes
(11/12/15)

FreshDirect Wins 2015 EPA Northeast Diesel Collaborative Breathe Easy Leadership Award (11/10/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s Industrial Policy/Hunts Point Markets (11/3/15)

Borough President Diaz Calls for Expanded Gifted & Talented Testing (11/2/15)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off 5th Annual 'Savor The Bronx' Restaurant Week (10/29/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: 2015 RWJF Culture of Health Prize (10/28/15)

BP Diaz & Mark Messier Ride the Tour de Bronx (10/25/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama’s Proposal on Puerto Rico’s Debt (10/22/15)

Bronx Unemployment Drops to 6.6% (10/21/15)

Borough President Diaz and PACE to Host Gifted & Talented Open House (10/19/15)

The 21st Annual Tour de Bronx Registration is Now Open (10/14/15)

Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Chamber of Commerce Announce Free Job Training & Certifications for Victims of Domestic Violence (10/13/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: MTA Capital Plan/East Bronx Metro North Expansion (10/10/15)

Senator Klein Hosts New York's First Summit on Synthetic Cannabinoids (10/9/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Education Consortia Meeting (10/8/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Italian-American Heritage Celebration (10/8/15)

BronxNet Holds Ribbon Cutting for New TV Studio at Mercy College at Hutch Metro Center (10/6/15)

Bronx Economy Grows, Unemployment Falls (10/1/15)

Borough President Diaz Proposes Creation of a "Lowline" Park in Mott Haven (9/30/15)

The 21st Annual Tour de Bronx Registration is Now Open (9/29/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Legionnaire’s Disease Outbreak in Morris Park (9/28/15)

Borough President Diaz Celebrated Eid al-Adha (9/26/15)

Borough President Diaz Attended Hunts Point Alliance for Children's 'Back to School Fair' (9/26/15)

FreshDirect Announces Local Collaborations with Port Morris Distillery (9/24/15)

Governor Cuomo Announces $35 Million Transformation of Roberto Clemente State Park and Waterfront Has Begun (9/23/15)

Bronx Residents Vent Concerns to Verizon Over FiOS (9/22/15)

Borough President Diaz Joins Cyndi Lauper to Cut Ribbon at True Colors (9/22/15)

Building the Future of Tech in New York — Doran Jones and Per Scholas Celebrate Grand Opening of the Urban Development Center (9/21/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s #EducateNYC Remarks (9/16/15)

Governor Cuomo Leads Broad Delegation of Support in the Kickoff of the Mario Cuomo Campaign for Economic Justice to Raise the Minimum Wage (9/12/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosts 9/11 'Day of Remembrance' (9/11/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Call for $15 Minimum Wage (9/10/15)

Elected Officials Propose Weekend Holiday Market for Van Cortlandt Park Site (9/10/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Little League Tournament (9/3/15)

Elected Officials Issue Report on Kingsbridge/Broadway Business Corridor (9/2/15)

Governor Cuomo Leads Delegation to Puerto Rico (8/31/15)

NYC Parks Cuts the Ribbon on New Soundview Amphitheater (8/31/15)

BP Diaz Blasts NYCHA Housing Proposal (8/19/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passage of Legislation on Legionnaires' Disease Inspections (8/13/15)

BP Diaz & Over 100 Elected Officials from Across the Nation Urge Congress to Allow Bankruptcy for Puerto Rico (8/12/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Legislation on Legionnaires Inspections (8/10/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Legionnaires Outbreak/CDC Involvement (8/7/15)

Governor Cuomo Announces Free Legionella Testing for Eligible Buildings Across New York State (8/6/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Citi Bike Expansion to New Jersey (8/5/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayoral Support for Legislation on Legionnaires' Disease (8/4/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Legionnaire’s Disease Outbreak (7/31/15)

New York State Assembly Passes Resolution Commending FreshDirect (7/30/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Hedge Fund Demands on Puerto Rico (7/29/15)

BP Diaz & CM Greenfield Host Latino/Jewish Networking Event (7/28/15)

Bronx Unemployment Drops Again (7/27/15)

BP Diaz Marches in Bronx Dominican Day Parade (7/26/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Renaming of the Morrisania Post Office for Herman Badillo (7/25/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: ESPN's Colin Cowherd Remarks (7/24/15)

Borough President Diaz Allocates Over $34 Million to Bronx Organizations (7/23/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Pending Legislation on Uber (7/22/15)

Mayor de Blasio and NYCEDC Launch Sixth Annual NYC BigApps Competition — Challenging NYC's Tech Innovators to Find Lasting Solutions to Four of the City's Most Pressing Issues (7/17/15)

Hostos Opens College’s First Large Farmers Market with GrowNYC (7/14/15)

De Blasio Administration Announces a Record-Breaking 20,325 Affordable Apartments and Homes Financed in Last Fiscal Year, Enough for 50,000 New Yorkers (7/13/15)

“Clean Streets = Clean Beaches” Anti-Littering Campaign Launches in Coney Island (7/13/15)

Borough President Diaz Participated in 'Just Kids From The Bronx' Discussion (7/10/15)

Schumer, Gillibrand, Serrano, Rangel, Crowley Announce Congress Has Passed Legislation that will Recognize the First Puerto Rican Congressman in US History, Herman Badillo, by Naming Bronx’s Morrisania Post Office in his Honor; Urge President To Sign Legislation Immediately (7/9/15)

Borough President Diaz Announces 2015 Bronx Concert Series schedule (7/9/15)

Lights, Camera, Action in the Bronx! Silvercup North to open next year (7/6/15)

HPD Commissioner Been Announces Request for Proposals to Build a New Affordable Mixed-Income Development in the Mott Haven Neighborhood of The Bronx (6/30/15)

BP Diaz Praises Rent Freeze (6/29/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: NBC’s Firing of Donald Trump (6/29/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis (6/29/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Supreme Court Ruling on Marriage Equality (6/26/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosted 'Bronx Eating Contest' (6/25/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Mario Biaggi (6/25/15)

Borough President Diaz Cuts Ribbon at New Bakery (6/23/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: LG Tower Compromise (6/23/15)

NYCEDC Releases Request for Expressions of Interest for Spofford Live/Work Campus in Hunts Point (6/23/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: FY 2016 Budget Announcement (6/23/15)

Pilot Access Coming to Jerome Park Reservoir (6/23/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: South Carolina’s Confederate Flag (6/22/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New State Rules on Nail Salons (6/18/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Congressional Proposal to Rename Post Office After Herman Badillo(6/18/15)

BP Diaz & Senator Klein Host 'New York Salutes America' Fireworks Extravaganza & Eating Contest (6/13/15)

BP Diaz, Elected, Business & Healthcare Leaders Demand Action for Puerto Rico (6/12/15)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz RE: Rent Guidelines Board Hearing of June 11, 2015 (6/11/15)

Governor Cuomo Announces Major Deegan Expressway Construction Time to be Shortened by Two Years (6/11/15)

NYC Parks Partners with NYC Department of Design and Construction to Re-Open the High Bridge to the Public (6/9/15)

BP Diaz & Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative Launch New Website & Hall of Fame (6/2/15)

BP Diaz Issues Letter on Bronx Taxi Incident (5/31/15)

The Party is Not Over! An Extended Weekend at The Bronx Ball on BronxNet (5/29/15)

City and State Officials Join The Rockower Corporation, M. Melnick & Co. and Partners to Break Ground on 810 River Avenue in The Bronx (5/21/15)

Borough President Diaz Honors Bronx Walk of Fame Inductees at Bronx Ball (5/16/15)

De Blasio Administration Announces Multifaceted Effort to Address Labor Abuses and Health Risks at City’s Nail Salons (5/15/15)

Senator Peralta, Bronx Borough President Díaz Jr. and Assemblyman Sepúlveda call for hotel occupancy tax portion to promote local tourism (5/14/15)

BP Diaz Speaks on Nail Salon Legislation (5/13/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Governor Cuomo’s Emergency Measures to Protect Nail Salon Workers (5/11/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Bronx Veterans Appreciation Day Breakfast (5/11/15)

William C. Dudley Speaks at Bronx Bankers Breakfast (5/8/15)

NYC Parks Cuts the Ribbon on Renovated Railroad-Themed Van Nest Park (5/8/15)

City Announces Plans to Construct New Pedestrian Bridge Over Major Deegan to Improve Community Access to Van Cortlandt Park (5/8/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Centenarian Celebration (5/7/15)

Governor Cuomo Announces 85 Businesses Will Offer More Than 5,000 Jobs at The Bronx Career Expo (5/6/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama’s Visit to The Bronx (5/4/15)

BP Diaz Kicks Off Bronx Week 2015 (5/4/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Freddie Gray (5/1/15)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz RE: Salon & Spa Letter Grading Legislation (5/1/15)

IBO Issues Financial Assessment of Salon & Spa Letter Grading Program (4/30/15)

BP Diaz Reacts to Latest Job Numbers (4/27/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Confirmation of Loretta Lynch as Attorney General (4/23/15)

Alfredo Thiebaud, Businessman & Philanthropist, To be Inducted Into the 2015 Bronx Walk of Fame (4/15/15)

NBA Hall of Famer Dolph Schayes To Be Inducted Into The Bronx Walk of Fame (4/13/15)

Small Axe Peppers Unveils New Logo for The Bronx 5K Pepper Growing Challenge! (4/10/15)

Actor Malik Yoba to be Inducted into the 2015 Bronx Walk of Fame (4/9/15)

Actress, Writer, and TV Commentator Stacey Dash To Be Inducted Into The Bronx Walk of Fame (4/6/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Metro North Funding in New State Budget (4/1/15)

One Year Later, City's Paid Sick Leave Law Working for New Yorkers (4/1/15)

Triborough Electeds Sign On to Bill to Stop Bridge Trespassing (3/31/15)

NYCEDC Announces Request for Proposals for Citywide Ferry Service Operator (3/30/15)

DiNapoli and Diaz Help Bronx Residents Claim $245 Million in Lost Money (3/27/15)

Health Outcomes in The Bronx Improving (3/26/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Carmen Rosa (3/23/15)

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 (3/20/15)

Borough President Diaz Honors Women of Distinction at Annual Celebration (3/19/15)

The Bronx Tourism Council Launches a New Comprehensive Visitors Guide (3/18/15)

Pre-K for All: 22,000 Families Apply for Pre-K in First Day (3/17/15)

BP Diaz Attends Ribbon Cutting for the Grant Avenue Elementary School's New Computer Lab (3/16/15)

Mayor de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bratton Launch New Gun Detection Technology (3/16/15)

BP Diaz Celebrates Irish Heritage & Culture in Woodlawn (3/13/15)

Borough President Diaz to Discuss Recent Trip to Israel (3/11/15)

Bronx Celebrates Impact of Mentoring with Nation’s First Mentoring Organization (3/11/15)

Borough President Diaz Praises Legislation on Herman Badillo Post Office (3/10/15)

Borough President Diaz Speaks to the Bronx Developmental Disabilities Council (3/9/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s Funding for the Hunts Point Markets (3/5/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Addition of Muslim Holidays To The Public School Calendar (3/4/15)

Borough President Diaz Releases Annual Development Report (2/27/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Dominican Heritage Celebration (2/26/15)

BP Diaz: Rename Bronx Post Office for Herman Badillo (2/23/15)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Sixth 'State of the Borough' Address (2/19/15)

Chancellor Fariña Encourages Parents to Get Involved by Running for an Education Council Seat (2/17/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual African-American Heritage Celebration (2/13/15)

The Bronx Invites the Pope (2/12/15)

Borough President Diaz Tours Mott Haven Community High School (2/9/15)

BP Diaz Hosts African Advisory Council Meeting (2/6/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Carl Heastie, Speaker of the New York State Assembly (2/3/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s ‘State of Our City’ Address (2/3/15)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Superintendents Meeting (1/30/15)

Remarks of Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Introducing President Reuven Rivlin of Israel (1/28/15)

BP Diaz & Israel's President Rivlin Host Event Fostering Latino/Jewish Relations (1/28/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Leadership in the NYS Assembly (1/26/15)

Borough President Diaz Visits Western Wall in Israel (1/26/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Governor Cuomo’s ‘State of the State’ Address (1/21/15)

Borough President Diaz in Israel (1/20/15)

“Why I am Visiting Israel” by Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Borough President (1/16/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Property Tax Relief Plan (1/14/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: IDNYC Municipal ID Launch (1/12/15)

Health Department Launches New Prep & PEP Campaign: New Ways to Prevent HIV (1/12/15)

Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Chamber of Commerce: Graduates of Bronx H.I.R.E. Survivors Program Start New Internships in The Bronx (1/12/15)

BP Diaz & CM Espinal Introduce Legislation on 'Nail & Beauty Salon' Grading System (1/7/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Police Shooting in the 46th Precinct (1/6/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: 2014 Crime Statistics (1/5/15)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The passing of Mario Cuomo (1/1/15)

 

2014

FreshDirect Breaks Ground on New South Bronx Facility (12/22/14)

Remarks of Borough President Diaz RE: Murder of Officers Liu and Ramos (12/21/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: NYPD Officers Shot in Brooklyn (12/20/14)

Borough President Diaz Distributed Toys to Military Families with Wildlife Conservation Society (12/19/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Chanukah Celebration (12/18/14)

BP Diaz, Chess in the Schools Co-Hosted Youth Chess Tournament (12/17/14)

BP Diaz Calls on PBA President to Apologize (12/15/14)

Statements from Borough Presidents Adams, Brewer, Diaz, Katz and Oddo on their FCRC Vote to Expand Public WiFi Access in New York City (12/10/14)

Borough President Diaz Urges Bronx Residents to Apply to Your Community Board (12/9/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Madeline Provenzano (12/8/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Failure to Indict in the Case of Eric Garner (12/03/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The passing of former Bronx Borough President Herman Badillo (12/03/14)

Comptroller Stringer and Borough Presidents Diaz, Adams, Brewer, Katz and Oddo Call for Five Borough Broadband Bill of Rights on Public Wi-Fi Agreement (12/03/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: World AIDS Day (12/01/14)

BP Diaz Issues 'LinkNYC' Wi-Fi Report (11/25/14)

Senator Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce Honor First Graduates of Bronx H.I.R.E. Survivors Program (11/24/14)

Borough President Diaz, AT&T Host Celebration at Yankee Stadium for Borough President's Cup Little League Players and their Families (11/23/14)

Borough President Diaz, FreshDirect Distribute Thanksgiving Turkeys (11/21/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Puerto Rican Heritage Celebration (11/20/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama's Executive Action on Immigration (11/20/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem (11/18/14)

Remarks of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. at the New York Hispanic Cosmetology & Beauty Chamber of Commerce’s 4th Annual ‘Business, Cosmetology Licensing & Regulations Symposium’ (11/18/14)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the Empire State Development Corporation RE: Freshdirect’s Proposed Relocation to The Bronx (11/17/14)

BP Diaz, Marty Markowitz promote Bronx restaurants (11/17/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Nomination of Michael Greco to Serve as U.S. Marshal (11/14/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Intros 486-A & 487-A (11/14/14)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off 4th Annual 'Savor The Bronx' Restaurant Week (11/3/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Jonathan P. Hicks (11/3/14)

The Bronx Hot Sauce has arrived! (10/29/14)

Deputy Borough President Greene Spoke at Event Honoring Breast Cancer Survivors (10/28/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Upcoming Forum on the Ebola Virus (10/27/14)

Borough President Diaz, Bronx Tourism Council Co-hosted 'Tour de Bronx' (10/26/14)

Borough President Diaz Celebrated Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene's 80th Birthday (10/25/14)

Barnes & Noble to Remain in Bay Plaza (10/23/14)

BP Diaz Addresses Urban Land Institute Tour (10/20/14)

BP Diaz Hosts Italian-American Heritage Celebration, Honors Sen. Al D'Amato (10/16/14)

Register Now for the 20th Annual ‘Tour de Bronx!’ (10/15/14)

BP Diaz Dedicates the Oliver Koppell Learning Center at the Kennedy High School Campus (10/9/14)

The Journey of Two Peoples, Brought Together in Celebration (10/7/14)

State Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce launch Bronx H.I.R.E. Survivors Program to pair Domestic Violence Victims with Jobs (10/1/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio Signs Executive Order to Expand Fair Wages for New Yorkers Act (9/30/14)

Happy Rosh Hashanah from Borough President Diaz (9/24/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: MTA Vote to Approve Proposed Capital Plan (9/24/14)

Bronx Unemployment Drops to Single Digits (9/23/14)

Borough President Diaz Calls for New Letter Grade System for Salons & Spas (9/22/14)

Borough President Diaz Spoke at 'Yes! The Bronx' Film Festival (9/20/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Alfredo Thiebaud (9/19/14)

BP Diaz Issues Letter on Shelter Sites (9/15/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual 9/11 Memorial Event (9/12/14)

Getting Guns off the Street (9/11/14)

WellCare Celebrates Bronx Seniors Throughout September (9/11/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: US Department of Education Awards Hostos Community College Title V Grant (9/10/14)

Borough President Diaz Salutes Health Care Labor Unions' Contributions to The Bronx (9/9/14)

Statement by Borough President Diaz RE: Council Member Cabrera’s Remarks on LGBT Rights (9/4/14)

NYC Elected Officials to NRA: Support Our Fight Against Illegal Guns (9/3/14)

NYC DOT and DDC Announce Fordham Plaza Phase 2 Groundbreaking in The Bronx (9/2/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Sen. Ted Cruz’s Bronx Bashing (8/31/14)

Borough President Diaz, New York Yankees & AT&T Host Fourth Annual ‘Borough President’s Cup’ Little League Championship (8/26/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Back to School Literacy & Health Fair (8/23/14)

NYC Parks Unveils Self-Closing Gates, Life Rings and Additional Water Safety Measures at City Boat Launches (8/22/14)

Constantinides, Diaz, Torres, Vallone Intro Gun Registry Legislation (8/21/14)

Governor Cuomo Announces Launch of the New NY Works Office in The Bronx (8/19/14)

The Mall at Bay Plaza Officially Opens to the Public Today (8/15/14)

Engelbert Humperdinck Serenades Hundreds of Bronx Fans Under the Summer (8/15/14)

Borough President Diaz Attended Borough Cup Championship (8/15/14)

Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of Mall at Bay Plaza (8/14/14)

Gillibrand, Serrano, Mark-Viverito, Crespo, Diaz Jr., Bronx Entrepreneurs to Push for Federal Legislation Expanding Access and Opportunities for Women-Owned Small Businesses (8/13/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Bronx Native Lauren Bacall (8/12/14)

Rozic, Lanza Announce Law to Expand Civic Participation for Young Adults (8/12/14)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz Before The Assembly Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions RE: MTA 2015-2019 Capital Plan (8/7/14)

NYC DOT Announces Second Phase of Arterial Slow Zones with Fourteen New Locations (8/4/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: City Medical Examiner’s Office Announcement on Death of Eric Garner (8/1/14)

Summer Sizzles in The Bronx with the 4th Annual SalsaFest! (7/29/14)

Borough President Diaz Served as Grand Marshal of 25th Annual La Gran Parada Dominicana (7/27/14)

Local Officials Condemn Hate Crime Found at McLaughlin Playground (7/18/14)

Borough President Diaz Provides Over $9 Million in Funding to Bronx Organizations (7/18/14)

Borough President Diaz Encourages Bronxites to Enroll in 'Forever Graffiti Free Program' (7/11/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s NYCHA Safety Initiative (7/8/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Félix V. Matos Rodríguez named President of Queens College (7/1/14)

NYC Department of Small Business Services Announces Six Bronx Recipients of 2015 Avenue NYC Grants (7/1/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Deaths of Eyal Yifrach, Naftali Fraenkel & Gilad Shaar (6/30/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Plan to End the AIDS Epidemic in New York State (6/30/14)

Comptrollers DiNapoli & Stringer Call on Corporations to Protect LGBT Rights Around World (6/27/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Municipal IDs In New York City (6/26/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosts LGBTQ Heritage Celebration (6/26/14)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. & the Bronx Tourism Council Launch the 'Bronx 100 Scavenger Hunt' (6/26/14)

Motion to Renew Lawsuit Against FreshDirect Denied (6/25/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New York City’s Rent Guidelines Board vote (6/24/14)

Borough President Diaz Announces 'Respect Our Block' Poster Contest Winners (6/23/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama Awards ‘Borinqueneers’ with Congressional Gold Medal (6/11/14)

Governor Cuomo Announces Plan to Strengthen Roberto Clemente State Park Waterfront; Protect Morris Heights Neighborhood (6/5/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: ProPublica Investigation on Gun Tracing (6/5/14)

Dinowitz, Klein Introduce Legislation to Designate Jerome Park as Parkland of NYC (6/4/14)

Hunts Point Resiliency Plan Awarded $ 20 Million in Federal Rebuild By Design Funding (6/3/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Lewis Katz (6/1/14)

Governor Cuomo Partners With 87 Businesses to Offer 6,773 Jobs at New York Works Career Expo (5/29/14)

Department of Environmental Protection and American Water Resources Announce One in Five Eligible Homeowners in New York City Have Enrolled in Service Line Protection Program (5/27/14)

Borough President Diaz Celebrates the Grand Finale of Bronx Week 2014 with Induction Ceremony & the 43rd Annual Bronx Week Parade (5/21/14)

Borough President Diaz & the Museum of the City of New York Partner for the Bronx Centennial! (5/20/14)

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum’s ‘Moonlight Ball’ a Huge Success (5/19/14)

Borough Presidents Ruben Diaz Jr. & Melinda Katz Wager Borough Delicacies Over Subway Series Outcome (5/11/14)

Borough President Diaz Celebrates Israeli Independence Day (5/6/14)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off Bronx Week 2014 (5/5/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Preliminary Contract Agreement Between the City & the UFT (5/1/14)

Bronx Borough President helps high schoolers ‘tie’ into manhood (4/25/14)

Bronx Borough President visits South Bronx shredding company SHREDability (4/22/14)

Borough President Diaz Issues Negative ULURP Recommendation on City Island Bridge (4/21/14)

NYC DOT, NYPD, Elected Officials and Safety Advocates Announce an Arterial Slow Zone on the Grand Concourse, Continuing the Rollout of this Important Vision Zero Initiative (4/17/14)

BP Diaz Asks Mayor to Support Soundview Ferry Pilot (4/8/14)

Appellate Court Decides in Favor of FreshDirect (3/27/14)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz Before the City Council’s Transportation Committee (3/25/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Women's History Month Celebration (3/24/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passing of Sister Thomas (3/20/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Paid Sick Leave Legislation (3/20/14)

Borough President Diaz Releases Waterfront Report (3/20/14)

Bronx Borough President and Citymeals Executive Director Deliver Meals to Homebound Elderly in the Bronx (3/19/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: DREAM Act fails in New York State Senate (3/17/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Irish Heritage Celebration (3/13/14)

As USPS Moves Ahad with the Sale of the Historic Bronx Post Office, Gillibrand Urges USPS to Meet with the Bronx Community Before Choosing a Winning Bid (3/13/14)

Borough President Diaz Launches 'Respect Our Block' Poster Contest (3/10/14)

Borough President Diaz Exhibits Daniel Hauben's Artwork as Part of Bronx Centennial Celebration (3/5/14)

Borough President Diaz Releases Annual Development Report (2/27/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: NY Assembly Passes State Dream Act (2/26/14)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Fifth 'State of the Borough' Address (2/20/14)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Dominican Heritage Celebration (2/12/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor de Blasio’s ‘State of the City’ Address (2/10/14)

Mayor de Blasio Announces Agreement in Landmark Stop-and-Frisk Case (1/30/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Potential Sale of the Bronx General Post Office (1/15/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Conviction of Assembly Member Eric Stevenson (1/13/14)

Borough President Diaz Celebrates Inauguration & Bronx Centennial Kickoff (1/9/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s ‘State of the State’ Address (1/8/14)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (1/8/14)

 

2013

NYCEDC Announces Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market Commits to Stay in the Bronx Until At Least 2021 (12/31/13)

Borough President Diaz Meets with Consul General of Israel (12/18/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Paris Elections & Bronx Stereotypes (12/16/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Approval of the Kingsbridge National Ice Center (12/10/13)

Borough President Diaz Lit the Bronx's Official Christmas Tree (12/6/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: The Passing of Nelson Mandela (12/5/13)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council’s Zoning and Franchises Subcommittee On the Kingsbridge Armory (12/5/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Mayor-Elect de Blasio picks Bill Bratton for Police Commissioner (12/5/13)

Borough President Diaz Urges Bronx Residents to Apply to Your Local Community Board (12/4/13)

Borough President Diaz & Dr. Ruth Westheimer Celebrate Chanukah in the Bronx (12/3/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Metro North Train Derailment (12/1/13)

FreshDirect Announces 2,000 Turkey Donations (11/26/13)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Bronx Puerto Rican Heritage Celebration (11/22/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Borough Board Vote on Kingsbridge Armory Redevelopment (11/21/13)

Borough President Diaz Releases Community Board Task Force Report (11/14/13)

Lawsuit Against Proposed New City Island Bridge Announced (11/8/13)

CPC Unanimously Approves Kingsbridge Armory (11/6/13)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Pumpkinfest & Spooktacular (10/31/13)

One Year After Sandy: Bronx Lawmakers Celebrate Re-Opening of Tony’s Pier Restaurant (10/29/13)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off 3rd Annual ‘Savor the Bronx’ Restaurant Week (10/25/13)

BP Diaz to Banksy: 'Ghetto for Life?' Enough Already! (10/22/13)

Borough President Diaz Celebrated Italian-American Heritage Month (10/17/13)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. at the City Planning Commission RE: Kingsbridge Armory (10/9/13)

The BronX Marks the Spot with Tour de Bronx (10/8/13)

Borough President Diaz to Gas Stations: 'Stop Fueling the Dirt Bike Fire' (10/2/13)

Borough President Diaz at PS 81 Fall Fun Festival (9/29/13)

NYCEDC, Borough President Diaz, Empire State Development and Triangle Equities Announce Groundbreaking at The Triangle Plaza Hub at 149th Street in the Bronx (9/26/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: LPC Vote on Kingsbridge Armory (9/25/13)

Borough President Diaz Issues Kingsbridge Armory ULURP (9/24/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mark Messier Named CEO of KNIC (9/12/13)

NYCEDC, NYC Parks and NYC DOT Announce Randall’s Island Connector Project Reaches Key Milestones (9/12/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: September 11th Memorial (9/11/13)

Borough President Diaz and WellCare of New York Kicked Off Bronx Senior Month (9/5/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Override of the Community Safety Act Veto (8/22/13)

Vallone & Diaz Announce the Introduction of Gun Offender Registry Legislation (8/21/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor’s Comments on Fingerprinting NYCHA Applicants (8/16/13)

Borough President Diaz to Bronxites: ‘Register to Vote!’ (8/13/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Federal ‘Stop & Frisk’ Ruling (8/12/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Common Core Testing Results (8/9/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Ramarley Graham/Officer Richard Haste Developments (8/8/13)

Borough President Diaz, U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Other Elected Officials Urge Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act This Year in Wake of Supreme Court Decision that Gutted Key Provision at the Very Heart of the Law (8/7/13)

Summer Sizzles in the Bronx with the 3rd Annual SalsaFest! (7/26/13)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosted the Borough's Annual Iftar Dinner in Honor of the Blessed Month of Ramadan (7/26/13)

Senate Majority Coalition Leader Jeff Klein, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein Take Aim at Big Banks Exploiting Foreclosure Victims (7/25/13)

Borough President Diaz Provides Nearly $23 Million in Funding for Bronx Organizations (7/25/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: IDA Vote on FreshDirect Project (7/23/13)

NYC Living Wage Legislation Covers More than 12,000 Jobs in Under a Year, Raising Standards for Job Creation, Economic Development (7/18/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: George Zimmerman Verdict (7/14/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Swinton Avenue Fire (7/12/13)

Borough President Diaz Welcomes Comptroller DiNapoli to the ‘New Bronx’ (7/12/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Legal Update on the ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers Act’ (7/02/13)

Mayor Bloomberg, Borough President Diaz, Transportation Commissioner Sadik-Khan and MTA Chairman Prendergast Announce Launch of Select Bus Service on Bronx’s Webster Avenue, Making Bus Trips Faster and More Reliable (7/01/13)

Borough President Diaz Marched in Heritage of Pride Parade (6/30/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passage of Intros 1079 & 1080 (6/27/13)

NYC Borough Presidents Stringer and Diaz Urge NJ Governor Chris Christie to
Take Action to Preserve Palisades
(6/26/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Supreme Court Ruling on Defense of Marriage Act (6/26/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Supreme Court Ruling on Shelby County v. Holder (6/25/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Grace Belkin (6/19/13)

Borough President Diaz Writes to Commissioner Kelly regarding Dirt Bikes (6/14/13)

Borough President Diaz Calls on MLS to Bring Pro Soccer to The Bronx (6/13/13)

New York City Economic Development Corporation and Borough President Diaz Announce Groundbreaking for 133,000 Square Foot Retail Development at Broadway Plaza in the Bronx (6/10/13)

BRONX LGBTQ CENTER Launches Outreach Initiatives (6/7/13)

Parks Cuts the Ribbon on New Community Peformance Space in Owen Dolen Park (6/5/13)

Food Network and Cablevision Partner to Provide Access to Food, Nutritional Education Through ‘Good Food Gardens’ (6/5/13)

Lawsuit on FreshDirect Dismissed (5/31/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: City Settles PCB Light Lawsuit (5/22/13)

Borough President Diaz Comments on New Unemployment Stats: 'What We Are Doing is Working' (5/21/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: ‘Real Bronx Tours’ & Their Exit from our Borough (5/21/13)

Borough President Diaz and Council Member Mark-Viverito Write to Company behind 'Real Bronx Tours' (5/20/13)

Senator Jeff Klein and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Highlight Major Economic Benefits to Bronx from MTA Metro North Expansion (5/14/13)

Borough President Diaz Hosts 15th Annual 'Bronx Bankers Breakfast' (5/10/13)

Wells Fargo CityLIFTSM program to provide $9.5 million to help eligible homebuyers with down payment assistance grants to buy and live in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Newark, Jersey City (5/9/13)

New York City Employees' Retirement System Divests Itself from Gun Industry Stocks (5/8/13)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off Bronx Week 2013 (5/6/13)

Testimony of Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council Committee on Economic Development RE: Health Impact Assessment/Resolution 1257 (5/1/13)

All 5 Borough Presidents Co-Sponsor Op-Ed Writing Contest for NYC Undergraduate College Students: "Telling the Truth about Sexual Violence" (4/24/13)

Mayor Bloomberg Announces Plans to Transform Kingsbridge Armory in The Bronx into
World’s Largest Indoor Ice Facility
(4/23/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Alleged Hate Crime at Gateway Center (4/18/13)

Borough President Diaz and the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Co-Hosted Annual Israeli Independence
Day Festival
(4/18/13)

Borough President Diaz Joined ‘Hands Across the Concourse’ (4/14/13)

Borough President Diaz Holds First Bronx Senior Center Directors Appreciation Luncheon (4/11/13)

Borough President Diaz Holds First Ever Bronx Health & Wellness Summit (4/6/13)

Borough President Diaz and AT&T Present Grants to Little Leaguers at Yankee Stadium (4/5/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz (4/4/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Paid Sick Leave Compromise (3/29/13)

Borough President Diaz to Join 'Hands Across the Concourse (3/29/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Marriage Equality/Defense of Marriage Act (3/27/13)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council Committee on Civil Service and Labor RE: Intro 98, A.K.A. 'Paid Sick Leave' Legislation (3/22/13)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Irish Heritage Month Celebration (3/22/13)

Borough President Diaz Celebrates Women's History (3/19/13)

MTA Restores Historic Bronx Subway Station House to Original Grandeur (3/15/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Selection of Pope Francis I (3/11/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Continued Support for 'Gun Crime Registry' Proposal in Albany (3/11/13)

Borough President Diaz Visits Dominican Republic (3/11/13)

Borough President Diaz Observes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (3/8/13)

Register Now for Borough President Diaz's Health & Wellness Summit (3/6/13)

Diaz Calls for Gun Crime Registry (2/20/13)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Fourth ‘State of the Borough’ Address (2/19/13)

Borough President Hosts Annual Sweetheart Luncheon (2/14/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor Bloomberg’s ‘State of the City’ Address (2/14/13)

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates Black History Month (2/13/13)

Comptroller Liu Rejects $91 Million Homeless Shelter Contract (2/7/13)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz RE: Potential Sale of the Bronx General Post Office (2/6/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passing of Community Board #4 Chair Pastor Wenzell P. Jackson (2/5/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passing of Former Mayor Ed Koch (2/1/13)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC (1/28/13)

Borough President Diaz Testifies for Increased Metro North Service in Riverdale (1/24/13)

Bronx Murder Rate Falls to Historic Low (1/23/13)

NYCERS Board of Trustees Pass Resolution Requiring Analysis of Any 'System' Investments in Gun Manufacturing Companies (1/22/13)

Statement from Borougtwh President Diaz Re: New State & Federal Gun Laws (1/16/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: School Bus Driver Strike (1/16/13)

Montefiore Medical Center Extends Hours at Community Urgent Care Sites as Severe Flu Season Gains Momentum (1/10/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo's 2013 'State of the State' (1/9/13)

Borough President Diaz's Constituent Services Unit Helped More Than 3,400 Bronxites in 2012 (1/9/13)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Federal Court Ruling on Stop & Frisk (1/8/13)

 

2012

Borough President Diaz Signs the Daily News’ Gun Petition (12/28/12)

Borough President Diaz and Assembly Member Goldfeder Distributed Toys in Far Rockaway (12/20/12)

Borough President Diaz Names Robert Powell to Panel for Educational Policy (12/20/12)

Borough President Diaz Hails New Funding by Governor Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council (12/19/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Newtown, Connecticut Elementary School Shooting (12/14/12)

Borough President Diaz & Suzyn Waldman, Yankees Broadcaster,Celebrate Chanukah in the Bronx (12/12/12)

Borough President Diaz Recognizes Green Educators at Award Ceremony (12/10/12)

Borough President Diaz Hosted "Winter Wonderland" at Yankee Stadium (12/10/12)

Local Officials & BOEDC Team Up with Equity One to Recruit Bronx Residents (12/7/12)

Borough President Diaz Lights Bronx Christmas Tree (12/6/12)

Borough President Diaz Helps Unveil New Street Sign on Southern Boulevard in Honor of the 65th Infantry Regiment (11/30/12)

Borough President Diaz Tours Gay Men's Health Crisis Headquarters (11/29/12)

Borough President Diaz Joins Houlihan-Parnes and JJ Real Estate Operating to Cut the Ribbon at the Former Verizon Building (11/29/12)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Manhattan Borough President Stringer, Assemblymember Gonjaj and Public Advocate De Blasio Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Albanian Independence (11/29/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Decision by the Court of Appeals on Kachalsky, et al. v. Cacace (11/27/12)

Borough President Diaz Joins NYC Parks & Recreation Commissioner Veronica White and Other Elected Officials To Cut The Ribbon at the New Van Cortlandt Park Ice Skating Rink (11/19/12)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo Hosts Annual Toy Drive to Benefit Bronx Military Families (11/15/12)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Urges Residents to Apply to Their Local Community Board (11/14/12)

New York Yankees to Collect and Distribute Donations to Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy;Public Encouraged to Bring Items to Yankee Stadium’s Gate 2 at 164th St. and Jerome Ave. (11/5/12)

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. & Council Member James Vacca Are Organizing Buses to Staten Island for Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts (11/5/12)

Borough President Diaz Holds Bronx Annual Pumpkinfest Halloween Spooktacular (11/5/12)

Bronx Storm Relief Update (11/3/12)

Savor the Bronx 2012! Borough President Diaz Kicks Off the 2nd Annual "Savor the Bronx" Restaurant Week (11/1/12)

Borough President Diaz and BOEDC Announce that The Bronx is Open for Business! (11/1/12)

Hurricane Sandy Preparedness (10/28/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting of Officer Ivan Marcano (10/25/12)

Borough President Diaz Announces His Support for “Paid Sick Leave” Legislation (10/24/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New York Islanders Moving to Brooklyn (10/24/12)

Borough President Diaz, Coca-Cola Foundation & BOEDC Announce Major Health Partnership (10/22/12)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Italian Heritage Celebration (10/18/12)

FreshDirect Announces Plans to Hire 200 New Employees Over Next 3 Months (10/16/12)

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 (10/15/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Robert J. Lefkowitz wins 2012 Nobel Prize (10/12/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Shooting on Heath Avenue (10/2/12)

The 18th Annual Tour de Bronx Cycling Event to Take Place in October! (10/1/12)

Autumn is the Perfect Time to Fall for The Bronx (9/29/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Diaz Reacts to Mayor Bloomberg’s Comment on Specialized High Schools’ Admission Process (9/28/12)

Borough President Diaz Appears on NBC News Education Nation "Salute To The Bronx" (9/28/12)

Borough President Diaz and Mercy College School of Education Open Center to Empower Parents to Support Children's Education and Provide Top-Quality Resources (9/27/12)

Borough President Diaz & New York Yankees Host Second Annual 'Borough President’s Cup’ Little League Championship (9/26/12)

Borough President Diaz & MTA Host Metro North Info Session in Co-Op City (9/25/12)

Borough President Diaz Hosts the Annual 'Peace in our Streets' Initiative (9/24/12)

Borough President Diaz Writes to Mayor Regarding NYCHA (9/24/12)

Borough President Diaz, AT&T Visit Little League Contenders (9/20/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: FreshDirect's Launch of Food Stamp Pilot Program (9/13/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: September 11th Memorial (9/11/12)

Borough President Diaz: KNIC Clearly the Best Choice for the Kingsbridge Armory & the Entire Bronx (9/10/12)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the Regional Economic Development Council RE: Infrastructure Improvements in Co-op City/Bay Plaza (9/7/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: ‘Peace in Our Streets’ Initiative (9/6/12)

Borough President Diaz & MTA to Host Metro North Info Sessions (8/30/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting of Nine-Year Old Boy (8/28/12)

Bronx Floe! The Bronx Supports the Kingsbridge National Ice Center (8/23/12)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Special Lunch for Bronx Olympic Gymnast John Orozco (8/23/12)

Borough President Diaz Joined AT&T and the NYC Parks Department to Launch Free Wi-Fi at Hunts Point Riverside Park (8/21/12)

Borough President Diaz and Senator Gillibrand Call for Tax Breaks to Boost  Growing Tech Start-Ups in The Bronx (8/20/12)

Diaz, Liu & Vacca to DOT: Give City Island a Chance to Speak! (8/9/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Wisconsin Sikh Temple Shooting (8/6/12)

Kelly Street Restoration LP announces a Request for Proposals for the newly redesigned 935 Kelly Street commercial space (8/3/12)

Borough President Diaz Forms Community Board District Office Management Taskforce (8/2/12)

Borough President Diaz Writes to Mayor Bloomberg Re: New York City's Sales of Shell Casings (8/1/12)

The Bronx Tourism Council Announces the 2nd Annual Salsafest! (7/30/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor’s Lawsuit over the ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (7/27/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Con Edison Labor Agreement (7/26/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Member Larry B. Seabrook’s Conviction (7/26/12)

NYCEDC Seeks Proposals for Food Festival in Hunts Point Section of the Bronx (7/26/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Ghana President John Atta Mills’ Passing (7/24/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting Death of Four-Year Old Lloyd Morgan (7/23/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Sylvia Woods (7/20/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Colorado Movie Theater Shooting (7/20/12)

Borough President Diaz Hails MTA Service Expansions (7/20/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Terror Attack on Israeli Tourists in Bulgaria (7/19/12)

Testimony of Borough President Diaz Before the Mayor's Office of Contract Services RE: Contract for the Doe Fund to Operate a Homeless Shelter at the Muller Army Reserve Center (7/19/12)

Borough President Diaz, FreshDirect & BOEDC Host Job Fair (7/18/12)

Mayor Bloomberg Hosts Event to Congratulate Taconic Investment Partners and Clarion Partners on Conversion to Natural Gas at Eastchester Heights; Announces New Funding to Help Owners Make Switch (7/16/12)

Borough President Diaz Provides Nearly $23 Million in Funding for Bronx Organizations (7/9/12)

James Rausse Named President of the American Planning Association’s New York Chapter (7/5/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Override of the ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (6/29/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Supreme Court's Decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (6/28/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: National HIV Testing Day (6/27/12)

Borough President Diaz & State Senator Klein Celebrate Independence Day at Orchard Beach (6/27/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Supreme Court Striking Down Three Provisions of the Arizona Anti-Immigration Law (S.B. 1070) (6/25/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Officer Nelson Vergara’s Brave Arrest While Wounded (6/25/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Tonight’s Vote of the Rent Guidelines Board (6/21/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Hunts Point Market’s $10 million Federal Grant (6/20/12)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the New York City Council Transportation Committee RE: East Bronx Metro North Railroad Services to Penn Station (6/19/12)

Senator Rivera and Assembly Member Dinowitz Pass Smoking Ban Legislation (6/19/12)

Statement From Borough President Diaz RE: The Tragic Murder of Evelyn Shapiro (6/16/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama’s Decision to Stop Deportation of DREAMers, Extend Work Permits (6/15/12)

Olga Luz Tirado Named Executive Director of the Bronx Tourism Council (6/14/12)

NYCEDC Seeks Proposals for Development of a 200,000-Square-Foot Rooftop Farm in Hunts Point Section of the Bronx (6/12/12)

Connecticut Writer Defames Bronx, Borough President Diaz Responds (6/12/12)

Borough President Diaz Calls for Halt to Afterschool Cuts (6/6/12)

Borough President Diaz Rallies for Ladder 53 (6/5/12)

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and State Senator Gustavo Rivera Launch the Second Year of the Bronx CAN Health Initiative (6/4/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Mayor Bloomberg’s Veto of the ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (5/31/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Pending Senate vote on the American Community Survey (5/23/12)

Borough President Diaz Congratulates Bronx Winners of Historic Preservation Grants (5/22/12)

FreshDirect Expands Service to the Bronx (5/18/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Order to End Fingerprinting Requirement for Food Stamp Recipients (5/17/12)

Borough President Diaz Calls on DOE to Reform Specialized High School Admissions (5/16/12)

BOEDC's Kate Shackford and Michael Nixon Certified As Economic Development Finance Professionals (5/8/12)

Borough President Diaz Officially Kicks Off Bronx Week 2012 (5/7/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: NYS Catholic Conference Support for Minimum Wage Increase (5/3/12)

Statement from New York State Transportation Commissioner Joan McDonald on the Bronx River Parkway (5/2/12)

After Historic Campaign and Movement, Landmark Living Wage Legislation Passes New York City Council (5/1/12)

Bronx Week Welcomes World-Renowned Author, Motivator, & Business Guru Amilya Antonetti to Business Breakfast (5/1/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Deadly Accident on Bronx River Parkway (4/29/12)

Tyson Beckford to be Honored on the Bronx Walk of Fame (4/25/12)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the New York City Water Board RE:Proposed Rate Increase for FY2013 (4/24/12)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. on Increasing New York State's Minimum Wage (4/23/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council Introduction of ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (4/20/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Cambridge Avenue Shooting (4/19/12)

Fat Joe to be Honored on the Bronx Walk of Fame (4/19/12)

Borough President Diaz, The Hot 97 FM ‘Street Soldiers’ & COBA President Norman Seabrook to Host ‘The Bronx Push 4 Peace’ Festival (4/16/12)

Sol Negrin to be Honored on the Bronx Walk of Fame (4/12/12)

Valerie Capers to be Honored on the Bronx Walk of Fame (4/5/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Confirmation of Julissa Reynoso as Ambassador to Uruguay (4/5/12)

Borough President Diaz, Mercy College and Truman High School Collaborate to Launch Innovative Program: The Bronx Achievement Pact (4/4/12)

New York City Economic Development Corporation Announces 133,000-Square-Foot Retail Development at Broadway Plaza Site in the Bronx (4/3/12)

Borough President Diaz Announces the Introduction of the Health Impact Statement Initiative into the City Council (3/28/12)

Gillibrand Hails Consortium for Worker Education as Environmental Champion (3/28/12)

Borough President Diaz Alerts Bronxites to Department of Finance Tax Lien Assistance (3/26/12)

Borough President Diaz & Legal Services NYC-BRONX Announce Major Step Forward For Civil Legal Services in the Bronx (3/23/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Hunts Point Market Entrance Identification Agreement (3/16/12)

NYC DOT Completes Safety Redesign at 230th Street and Broadway, Capping a Year of Safety Improvements Across the Bronx (3/14/12)

NYCIDA Approves Assistance for New Fine Fare Supermarket in the Bronx (3/13/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE:Triple Shooting in Bronxdale (3/9/12)

Parks Issues Request for Proposals for Free Summertime Concert Series at Orchard Beach (3/6/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Protest of Club Heat (3/2/12)

Borough President Diaz Releases Education Summit Policy Paper: “A Call to Action: Unclogging, Strengthening, and Insulating the Bronx Educational Pipeline” (3/2/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Hunts Point Produce Market Extension (2/29/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: City Council's approval of the Westchester Square BID (2/29/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Congressional Redistricting Plans & The Bronx (2/28/12)

Bronx Borough President to Teach Class on Government at Family Life Academy Charter School (2/27/12)

BP Stringer Leads Rally Calling For Reform of Stop and Frisk and Hails Borough Board's Unanimous Vote for Resolution Demanding Changes in Program that "Scars All of New York--Not Just Communities of Color" (2/27/12)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Third ‘State of the Borough’ Address (2/23/12)

Deputy Mayors Holloway and Steel, and Speaker Quinn Take Steps to Include Retail Stores in Successful Business Acceleration Program (2/17/12)

Borough President Diaz, BOEDC & FreshDirect Reach Agreement on New Facility(2/13/12)

Governor Cuomo, Mayor Bloomberg and Borough President Diaz Announce FreshDirect to Open New Headquarters in the Bronx Creating Nearly 1,000 New Jobs (2/7/12)

Borough President Diaz, Bronx Courts & County Clerk’s Office Launch Call-In Jury System (2/2/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Vidalia Park Basketball Court Shooting (2/1/12)

Borough President Diaz Writes to Chancellor Walcott (2/1/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New York State Assembly Bill on Increased State Minimum Wage (1/30/12)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to the City Council Subcommittee on Landmarks and Maritime Uses in Favor of Designation of the Grand Concourse Historic District (1/24/12)

MTA Bus Time® is Set to Expand to the Bronx (1/23/12)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC (1/17/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Deal Struck on ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (1/13/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor Bloomberg's 2012 State of the City Address (1/12/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New RFP for the Kingsbridge Armory (1/11/12)

Borough President Diaz Launches ‘Green Jobs/ Green New York’ Bronx Outreach Program (1/10/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting of Ryan Aguari (1/6/12)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s 2012 State of the State Address (1/4/12)

 

2011

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passing of Hector Gesualdo, Executive Director of Aspira of New York (12/29/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The New York Times Endorsement of 'Living Wage' (12/27/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Deal on Livery Taxi Plan (12/20/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Public Advocate de Blasio’s Support for the ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (12/19/11)

Borough President Diaz Applauds New Poll on Living Wage (12/14/11)

Second Annual New Era Pinstripe Bowl Returns to Yankee Stadium (12/14/11)

Borough President Diaz Names Wilfredo Pagan to Panel for Educational Policy (12/13/11)

Borough President Diaz Releases Results of 2011 “Well Being Survey” (12/12/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Selection of 13 Bronx projects as priorities by Gov. Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council (12/08/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Governor Cuomo’s State Tax Reform (12/06/11)

Op-Ed in El Diario: The “Fair Wages for New Yorkers” Act (12/06/11)

Borough President Diaz Joins New York Cares & Healthplus to Launch “Keep the Bronx Warm Month” Coat Drive (11/30/11)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. on the "Fair Wages for New Yorkers" Act Delivered to the City Council Committee on Contracts (11/22/11)

NYC DOT Commissioner Sadik-Khan, City Officials Announce City’s First Neighborhood Slow Zone, Launch Of Program for Communities to Request Slow Zones to Reduce Unsafe Speeds (11/21/11)

Wildlife Conservation Society’s Zoos and Aquarium Help Those in Need This Holiday Season with Toy and Food Drives (11/16/11)

Governor Cuomo Announces Clean Technology Vehicle Manufacturer to Open Facility in New York City, Create More Than 100 Jobs (11/15/11)

Macy’s to Anchor Prestige Properties’ The Mall At Bay Plaza (11/9/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Shooting of Four-Year Old Cincer Balthazar (11/9/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Buzunesh Deba’s Performance in the ING NYC Marathon (11/7/11)

Borough President Diaz Urges Bronx Residents to Apply to Their Local Community Board (11/3/11)

The Bronx Brewery Named Official Brewery of Savor the Bronx! (10/31/11)

Sanitation Commissioner, Bronx Borough President Launch Public Awareness/Enforcement Effort for Dog Walkers to heed ‘Pooper Scooper’ Law (10/27/11)

Bronx Borough Historian Lloyd Ultan Marks 15 Years in Office (10/26/11)

American Express Sponsors Savor The Bronx! (10/25/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Grand Concourse Designation as a Historic District (10/25/11)

Senator Rivera and Borough President Diaz Celebrated Food Day and Launched Bronx CAN Health Initiative in Bronx Schools (10/24/11)

Borough President Diaz & District Attorney Johnson Announce Major Grant for Domestic Violence Prevention (10/19/11)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to the New York City Council Finance Committee in Support of the Establishment of the Westchester Square Business Improvement District (10/17/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Scheduled Hearing on ‘Fair Wages for New Yorkers’ Act (10/17/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: H. Carl McCall’s Appointment as Chairman of SUNY Trustees (10/17/11)

Bronx State Senate and Assembly Delegations Write to City Council Speaker Christine Quinn in Support of “Fair Wages for New Yorkers” Act (10/14/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (10/14/11)

Tour de Bronx 2011 is Here! (10/12/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: NYCEDC’s Release of Full Report on Living Wage (10/5/11)

Savor The Bronx! Restaurant Week Coming In November (9/28/11)

Borough President Diaz Announces Major Renovations to Bronx Subway Stations (9/26/11)

Register Now for the 17th Annual Tour de Bronx! (9/26/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Comptroller Liu’s Audit of NYCEDC (9/21/11)

BOEDC Releases ‘Request for Expressions of Interest’ to Develop New Hotel Near Yankee Stadium (9/19/11)

Borough President Diaz Declares Anthrax Day in the Bronx! (9/14/11)

Borough President Diaz Urges DOE to Adopt ‘Start Strong’ Polices on Dating Abuse Prevention and Intervention (9/14/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Court Decision to Shut the Advantage Program (9/14/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The 10th Anniversary of 9/11 (9/11/11)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Joined New York Lawyers for the Public Interest, New York Communities for Change and Parents at City Hall this morning to Launch Right to Know Campaign Demanding Parental Notification of School Contamination (9/8/11)

The Bronx Welcomes 'The Big 4' (9/7/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Labor Day Weekend Gun Violence Incidents (9/4/11)

Borough President Diaz & New York Yankees Host Inaugural Borough President’s Cup’ Little League Championship (8/31/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Triple Shooting in West Farms (8/30/11)

Diane Ravitch to Offer Keynote Address at First-Ever Bronx Education Summit (8/29/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Hurricane Irene & Its Aftermath (8/28/11)

Borough President Diaz Announces First-Ever ‘Well Being’ Survey for Bronx Residents (8/24/11)

New York City Economic Development Corporation Seeks Developer for Broadway Plaza Site in the Bronx (8/24/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Murder of Yaritza Pacheco (8/22/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: End of Verizon Employee Strike (8/20/11)

Orlando Marín Confirmed as Bronx Rep to City Planning Commission (8/17/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: PEP vote on Verizon contract (8/17/11)

Borough President Diaz Issues 2011 "Back to School" Guide (8/12/11)

Resident Physicians Union and St. Barnabas Settle First Contract: Nearly 300 St. Barnabas Physicians join CIR/SEIU Healthcare (8/12/11)

United States Surgeon General Regina Benjamin Brings Healthy Message to Bronx Children’s Museum’s “Dream Big” Celebration (8/11/11)

Borough President Diaz Negotiates Agreement Between Cablevision and BronxNet (8/8/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Passing of former Gov. Hugh Carey (8/7/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Potential Post Office Closures in the Bronx (7/23/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Appointment of Jesse Mojica as Executive Director For Family and Community Engagement at the Department of Education (7/23/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (7/23/11)

Borough President Diaz Announces Close to $13 Million in Funding for Bronx Organizations (7/21/11)

Borough President Diaz Calls on Federal Government to Intervene in Muller Dispute (7/14/11)

SalsaFest Continues at Orchard Beach! (7/11/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Woodlawn Cemetery's Designation as a National Historic Landmark (7/1/11)

Muller LRA Process Abandoned (6/30/11)

Bronx SalsaFest Set To Sizzle This Summer! (6/30/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: FY2012 Budget (6/29/11)

Borough President Diaz Releases "Bronx Senior Resource Guide" (6/29/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Marriage Equality in New York State (6/24/11)

Borough President Diaz Testifies at Hearing on Future of Muller Army Reserve Center (6/22/11)

Kingsbridge Armory Task Force Issues Final Report (6/21/11)

Borough Presidents Stringer, Markowitz, Diaz, NYC Writers and Library Users Slam Outrageous Cuts to Public Libraries (6/17/11)

Vacca, Borough President Diaz, Electeds, City Islanders Tell No-Show FDNY: Closing Ladder Co. 53 Will Put Lives in Danger (6/14/11)

Senator Rivera and Borough President Diaz Launch Bronx Can Health Initiative (6/13/11)

New Services Available Through The Bronx Borough President’s Office (6/9/11)

Statement From Borough President Diaz RE: The passing of Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (6/3/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Gov. Cuomo’s Decision on the ‘Secure Communities’ Program (6/2/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: New agreement between the City and the Hunts Point Produce Market (6/1/11)

Gun Buyback Program Set For Saturday June 4TH as Bronx District Attorney’s Office, The New York City Police Department and the Office of the Bronx Borough President Renew Partnership with Clergy to Get Firearms out of Circulation (5/26/11)

Hearing on the Future of the Muller Army Reserve Center Scheduled for June (5/25/11)

Borough President Diaz ended Bronx Week 2011 marching with hundreds of Bronx students (5/23/11)

Borough President Diaz Honored the Best of the Bronx at the 2011 Bronx Ball (5/23/11)

Borough President Diaz, Elected Officials & Community Leaders Call for Greater Public Access to Jerome Park Reservoir (5/20/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Fire companies closures (5/19/11)

New Poll Shows that New Yorkers are in Overwhelming Agreement on “Living Wage” (5/19/11)

Bronx Week celebrates the 9th Annual DiVa Spa (5/18/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Nomination of Fernando Ferrer to the board of the MTA (5/16/11)

Borough President Diaz and the Business Initiative Corporation of New York Hosted The 13th Annual Bronx Bankers Breakfast “Financing our Future” (5/16/11)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. before the City Council Committee on Contracts regarding Living Wage (5/12/11) (click here for Borough President Diaz' expanded testimony)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: President Obama’s Call for Immigration Reform (5/10/11)

The Empire State Building will Salute the Borough During Bronx Week 2011 (5/9/11)

Borough President Diaz Condemns City’s Living Wage Report (5/9/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor Bloomberg’s Fiscal Year 2012 Executive Budget (5/6/11)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and AT&T New York President Hal Lenox Commend Summer Search NYC for Broad Impact on City Youth (5/6/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Death of Osama Bin Laden (5/2/11)

Borough President Diaz, Mayor Bloomberg, Speaker Quinn and Housing Commissioner Wambua Announce Agreement to Improve Living Conditions for More Than 1,000 Bronx Residents (4/27/11)

Bronx Week 2011 Takes Manhattan and Queens (4/25/11)

Borough President Diaz Celebrates Success of Green Program (4/12/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Rat infestations in Bronx Community Boards(4/12/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The appointment of Dennis Walcott as new chancellor of the Department of Education (4/7/11)

Borough President Diaz Congratulates Kemba Walker and the UConn Huskies on their National Championship (4/6/11)

MLK’s Fight for Economic Justice Inspires Citywide Call for Living Wage (4/4/11)

Statement From Borough President Diaz Re: Living Wage Mandate for Home Health Care Workers (3/31/11)

NYC DOT Commissioner And Bronx BP Diaz Give Away Metrocards For Safe Rides Home On Yankees’ Opening Day (3/31/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The Passing of Geraldine Ferraro (3/28/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: New Contract between Local 32BJ and the Bronx Real Estate Advisory Board (3/15/11)

Borough President Diaz, Elected Leaders Call for Fair Negotiations Between BRAB And Local 32BJ (3/14/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Tragic Bus Crash on I-95 (3/12/11)

Borough President Diaz Breaks Ground at New Jetro Facility (3/09/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: City Council Hearings on the “Fair Wages for New Yorkers” Act (3/08/11)

Borough President Diaz Speaks Out Against Proposed Senior Center Closures (3/04/11)

Borough President Diaz Delivers Second “State of the Borough” Address (2/24/11)

Borough President Diaz Calls for Urgent Action on PCB Contamination (2/8/11)

Borough President Diaz Honors Bronx Gymnast (2/2/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: The passing of Guy Velella (1/27/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Glenn Beck’s Attack on Co-op City (1/27/11)

Borough President Diaz Blasts MTA for Poor Bronx Performance (1/24/11)

SCORE Comes to the Bronx (1/20/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: American Idol’s Slander of The Bronx. (1/20/11)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Mayor Bloomberg’s ‘State of the City’ Speech (1/19/11)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Annual Interfaith Ceremony to Celebrate the Legacy Of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1/17/11)

Bronx Borough President’s Office Releases New Borough Economic Guide (1/13/11)

 

2010

Borough President Diaz and BOEDC Celebrate Lending Programs (12/22/10)

Officials and Community Groups Commend Borough President Diaz’s Actions on Homeless Shelter Plan (12/16/10)

Major League Baseball Announces Supplier Diversity Webinars (12/07/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Announced Public School Closures by the Department of Education (12/06/10)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Roundtable Against Hate Crime (12/03/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Congress decision against extending unemployment benefits (12/02/10)

WCS’s Bronx Zoo Partners with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. on Holiday Toy Drive (11/29/10)

Borough President Diaz Urges Bronx Residents to Heed Call To Civic Duty (11/22/10)

Borough President Diaz Joins with Good Jobs New York to Shine Light on Publicly Subsidized Firms in The Bronx (11/18/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Appointment to Governor-elect Cuomo’s Transition Team (11/12/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: The appointment of Cathie Black as new chancellor of the Department of Education (11/09/10)

Letter to President Barack Obama from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Policy (10/29/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Today’s Vote of the Local Redevelopment Authority for the Muller Army Reserve Center (10/28/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Proposal to Lower Fees on Gun Licenses in New York City (10/27/10)

Borough President Diaz Got in Gear to Host New York State’s Largest Free Cycling Event: Tour de Bronx 2010 (10/24/10)

Borough President Diaz Praises Bronxites for Increasing Their Participation in the 2010 Census (10/22/10)

Borough President Diaz Names Gustavo Rivera to Kingsbridge Armory Task Force (10/22/10)

Borough President Diaz Names Monica Major as Bronx Rep to Panel for Education Policy (10/21/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Riverdale Terror Plot Conviction (10/19/10)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Montefiore President Steven Safyer, MD Announce 15th Annual Tour de Bronx (10/18/10)

Borough President Diaz Commemorated National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (10/15/10)

Kingsbridge Armory Task Force Announces NYU Capstone Program to Study the Redevelopment of the Kingsbridge Armory (10/14/10)

Borough President Diaz Brings ‘Peace in our Streets’ to Highbridge (10/12/10)

Statement From Borough President Diaz RE: Hate Crimes Against Gay Men In the Bronx (10/08/10)

Borough President Diaz & Bronx County Historical Society Launch New Video Documenting Poe Cottage (10/05/10)

Borough President Diaz Gave Testimony to New York City Council Education Committee (09/27/10)

Borough President Diaz Launches ‘Peace In Our Streets’ Initiative (09/25/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Joy Fellowship Christian Assemblies Van Crash (09/19/10)

Borough President Diaz Issues Letter re: New York State Math and Reading Tests (09/09/10)

General Colin L. Powell Cuts Ribbon at New Affordable Co-op Named in his Honor (09/09/10)

Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation amongst Recipients of Bronx River Restoration Grants (09/08/10)

Bronx Borough President hosted a demonstration of the new voting system to be used on Primary Election Day (09/07/10)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Assemblymember Linda Rosenthal Join New York Lawyers for the Public Interest’s Call for the NYC Department of Education to Take Effective Action to Remove Toxic PCBs from New York City’s Classrooms (09/02/10)

In Letter to Mayor, Bronx Elected Officials Seek Reprieve for Pelham Parkway Trees (08/23/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Tree Removal on Pelham Parkway (08/17/10)

Bronx and Brooklyn Borough Presidents Write to Charter Revision Commission (08/11/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Friday night’s shooting incidents across the Bronx (08/07/10)

Bronx Borough President Celebrated the 21st Anniversary of the Dominican Bronx Parade (07/26/10)

Borough President Diaz Encourages Safe Swimming (07/22/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: New York State Education Testing Analysis (07/20/10)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Woodlawn Cemetery Introduce English and Spanish Audio Tours of the Historic Cemetery on Seventh Anniversary of Death of Queen of Salsa Celia Cruz (07/16/10)

Bronx Borough President Diaz and Bronx Dominican Parade Announce Dominican Pride Events (07/14/10)

Statement from Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE: Passing of George Steinbrenner (07/13/10)

Borough President Diaz Announces More Than $37 Million in Funding for Bronx Organizations (07/09/10)

Bronx Borough President Kicks Off the Farmer’s Market Season in The Bronx (07/08/10)

NYOFCO Sludge Fertilizer Plant Closes After 18 Years in Hunts Point (06/30/10)

New York City Economic Development Corporation and Department of Parks & Recreation, Joined by the New York Yankees, Break Ground on Hertiage Field (06/29/10)

Crowley, Diaz Jr., Firefighters Rally Against Bronx Firehouse Closings (06/23/10)

Statement from Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. re: Restoration of Free Student MetroCards by the MTA (06/18/10)

“Bronx Business Goes Green,” Borough President Diaz and the BOEDC Bring the First “All-Electric” Delivery Truck to NYC (06/10/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: End of the lockout by the Riverbay Corporation of workers in Co-op City (06/08/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Lockout by the Riverbay Corporation of workers in Co-op City (06/04/10)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to the New York City Charter Revision Commission (06/03/10)

Borough President Diaz Launches Fight for Living Wages (05/25/10)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. re: Panel for Educational Policy Contract Vote (05/17/10)

Bronx Borough President's 8th Annual DiVA Spa Educated Men about Domestic Violence (05/17/10)

Borough President Diaz Kicks Off Bronx Week 2010 at the Madison Avenue Bridge Centennial Celebration (05/12/10)

Statement from Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. re: Mayor Bloomberg’s Executive Budget (05/06/10)

Borough President Diaz Hosts the Borough’s First Food Summit (05/03/10)

Borough President Diaz and Public Advocate De Blasio Host Town Hall Meeting on the State of our Youth (04/26/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Autism Awareness Month (04/22/10)

Bronxites Mark the First Annual ‘NYC Denim Day’ Against Sexual and Dating Violence (04/21/10)

Borough President Diaz Hosts Textile and Electronics Recycling Drive For Earth Day (04/20/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Announced Closure of DOE Teacher Reassignment Centers (04/16/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: National Days of Remembrance (04/16/10)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. before the Charter Revision Commission (04/12/10)

Borough President Diaz Protests Proposed Cuts to Community Board Budgets (04/05/10)

Statement From Borough President Diaz re: Gov. Paterson’s Decision to Halt the Renovation of the Alexander Hamilton Bridge (04/02/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Court Decision on Recent Public School Closings (03/26/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: Low 2010 Census return rate (03/25/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: MTA Budget Vote (03/24/10)

Borough President Diaz & Council Member Cabrera Announce the Members of the Kingsbridge Armory Task Force (03/22/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: the Passing of Megan Charlop (03/18/10)

Borough President Diaz Hails Victory in Fight over NYOFCO Sludge Fertilizer Plant (03/12/10)

Borough President Diaz celebrates Garifuna-American Heritage Month 2010 (03/11/10)

Borough President Diaz Announces the Creation of a Kingsbridge Armory Task Force During his First “State Of The Borough” (03/05/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz RE: Appointment of the Mayor's Charter Revision Commission (03/03/10)

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. to the Board of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Proposed Service Reductions (03/03/10)

Bronx Borough President's Office Launches New Website (02/25/10)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Celebrated Lunar New Year 2010 (02/22/10)

Statement from Borough President Diaz re: 2010 County Health Rankings Report (02/19/10)

Bronx Borough President Salutes Black History Month (02/19/10)

Marlene Cintron Selected as New President of the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (02/17/10)

Borough President Diaz Hosted Dominican Heritage Celebration (02/17/10)

BCHN, Bronx Borough President & the AHA Launch Healthy Heart, Healthy Brain Campaign (02/03/10)

Borough President Diaz Announces the Creation of a New “Green” Jobs Program (01/26/10)

Gun Buyback Success: Nearly 1,200 Guns Taken off the Streets (01/25/10)

Borough President Diaz Announces the Formation of an African Advisory Council (01/13/10)

Bronx District Attorney’s Office, New York City Police Department and the Office Of The Bronx Borough President Collaborate with Clergy in Second Gun Buyback/Amnesty Program (01/12/10)

 

2009

Borough President Diaz Questions Bronx School Closures (12/18/09)

Statement by Borough President Diaz Re: City Council Vote on the Kingsbridge Armory Project (12/14/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Announces his Opposition to Kingsbridge Armory Agreement (12/11/09)

Borough President Diaz Announces the Creation of a Public Housing Advisory Council (12/03/09)

Borough President Diaz Distributes Hundreds Of Turkeys To Families (11/25/09)

Borough President Diaz Calls for an End to Gun Violence During ‘National Day Of Outrage’ (11/24/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Potential Post office Closures in the Bronx (11/24/09)

Residents Receive Flu Shots at Bronx Borough President Diaz Event (11/20/09)

Diaz Jr. Talked about the Economic Future of the Bronx During Boroughwide Summit (11/19/09)

The Bronx Celebreated Puerto Rican Heritage Month 2009 (11/18/09)

Borough President Diaz Gives Testimony to the City Council's Subcommittee on Zoning & Franchises (11/17/09)

Borough President Diaz to Host First Ever Boroughwide Economic Summit (11/06/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: Saturday's Bainbridge Ave Fire (11/02/09)

Borough President Diaz, Assemblyman Dinowitz, Council Member Koppell & Congressman Engel Announce the Reopening of the Kingsbridge Parking Lot (10/30/09)

Borough President Diaz Hosted the Second Meeting of the NYS Intergovernmental Energy Partnership (10/26/09)

Borough President Diaz and Per Scholas Offer $275 Laptops to Bronx Residents (10/22/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: the Murder of Sadie Mitchell (10/21/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: City Planning Commission Vote on Kingsbridge Armory Project (10/19/09)

Borough President Diaz Commemorated Latino Aids Awareness Day (10/15/09)

Borough President Diaz Issues Response to Developer on Kingsbridge Armory (10/09/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Announces the Creation of the Disability Advisory Council (10/07/09)

Borough President Diaz Decries School Aide Layoffs (10/02/09)

Borough President Diaz Joins Million Mom March for Vigil In Honor of Aisha Santiago (9/30/09)

Borough President Diaz Joined Latinos Against Domestic Violence In Brides' March (9/28/09)

Mr. Diaz Goes to Washington (9/24/09)

Borough President Diaz Fights Bronx Post Office Closures (9/23/09)

Manhattan and Bronx Borough Presidents Alert Residents of Northern Manhattan and Bronx to Section 8 Voucher Scam (9/22/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosted the Borough's First Iftar Dinner "Break the Fast" in Honor of the Blessed Month of Ramadan (9/18/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: the Celebration of the Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah (09/18/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Met Dominican Delegation to Discuss the Environment (9/17/09)

Borough President Diaz and Fernando Mateo Discussed Livery Driver Safety (9/14/09)

Statement from Borough President Diaz Re: the Sale of Stella D'oro and the Impending Closure of its Kingsbridge Factory (09/10/09)

Bronx Borough President Hosted the Annual September 11th Memorial Service (9/9/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Issues Negative Recommendation on Kingsbridge Armory Project (9/4/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Releases Back to School Guide (8/31/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz & RWDSU President Appelbaum Discuss Principles of Kingsbridge Armory CBA and Delayed ULURP Response (8/26/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE: Kingsbridge Armory ULURP Process (08/24/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: Kingsbridge Armory Community Benefits Agreement (08/18/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Announces More Than $21 Million in Funding for Bronx Organizations, Marks His 100th Day in Office (8/14/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Marks Breastfeeding Awareness Week in the Bronx (8/7/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: Senate Confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court (08/06/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Reacts to Proposed Closure of Eight Bronx Post Offices (8/4/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Served as Both Judge and Emcee at the 9th Annual Pickle Eating Contest at the Carnegie Deli in Manhattan (8/3/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Honors Bronx Pride Day (7/30/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Called on the National Healthcare Industry to Bring New Prescription Drug Development Projects to the Bronx (7/28/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Bronx Dominican Day Parade Celebrate Dominican Pride (7/20/09)

DOT Completes Unprecedented Three-Year, 200-Mile installation of Bike Lanes, Making City Streets Safer for All Users (7/08/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: New DOE Appointment Laura Rodriguez (07/02/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Announces his Appointment for the Board of Education (6/30/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE: City Council Resolution 1281 (06/30/09)

Borough President Diaz Announced the Reopening of the Greenmarket at Joyce Kilmer Park (6/30/09)

Bronx Borough President Discussed Issues with Business Community at Westchester Square (6/29/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Calls on the DOE to Address Toxic Chemicals in New York City Public Schools (6/23/09)

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Unveiled the Names of the Inductees to The Bronx Walk of Fame 2009 (6/22/09)

Rep. Israel, Bronx Borough President Diaz, Mayor Driscoll and Assemblywoman Distito Announce New York State Intergovernmental Energy Partnership (6/22/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. re: City Council Budget Agreement (06/18/09)

Diaz Celebrates the 100th Birthday of the Pelham Bay Bridge (6/18/09)

Borough President Diaz Issues Recommendation on Mayoral Control of New York City Public Schools (6/18/09)

Statement from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., on the Budget Deal Saving City Island’s Ladder 53 (06/16/09)

Bronx Borough President's 7th Annual Diva Spa Raises Awareness about Domestic Violence (6/16/09)

Borough President Diaz Launches Start Strong Bronx (6/15/09)

Borough President Diaz Appoints Ribustello to Community Board #10 (6/15/09)

Borough President Diaz Writes Letter to Chancellor Klein (6/12/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Business Initiative Corporation of New York Host the 11th Annual Bronx Bankers Breakfast (6/12/09)

Borough President Diaz Issues Letter Supporting Residents' Union at St. Barnabas Hospital (6/12/09)

Statement by Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. re: Community Board 8 Resolution to Support the Fight of City Island Residents against the Closing of Ladder 53 (06/10/09)

Bronx Borough President Calls for Highbridge Middle School to Be First Green LEED Platinum School in New York State (06/10/09)

Vacca, Diaz: Bridge Project is Latest Reason to Save Ladder Company (6/2/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Announces Bronx Week 2009 (6/2/09)

Governor Paterson Announces Monetary Grants For Security To Two Riverdale Synagogues Targeted In Terrorist Plot (05/28/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Sent a Letter to Commissioner Scoppetta to Insist on Keeping Ladder 53 Open (05/28/09)

Statement by Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. RE: President Barack Obama's Nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor for Supreme Court (05/26/09)

Statement by Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: Terror Plot of Bomb Two Riverdale Synagogues (05/22/09)

Ruben Diaz Jr. was Inaugurated as the 13th Bronx Borough President (05/21/09)

Ruben Diaz Jr. and Tiki Barber Announced Permanent Installation of Play Proud Playground at Cedar Playground (5/20/09)

Bronx Borough President Diaz Encourages Bronxites to Bike to Work (05/15/05)

President Ruben Diaz Jr. Invites New Yorkers to the 21st Annual Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade (05/12/09)

Statement by Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Re: Bill Aguado Stepping Down as Executive Director of the Bronx Council on the Arts (05/08/09)

Borough President Diaz Addresses Riverdale Business Leaders (05/08/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Sent a Letter to President Obama in Support of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the US Supreme Court (05/07/09)

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Kicked Off His Cultural Events with the Annual Israeli Independence Day Festival (05/01/09)

Ruben Diaz Jr. Takes Oath Of Office as the Bronx 13th Executive (05/01/09)