BP DIAZ RELEASES ‘BRONX ANNUAL DEVELOPMENT REPORT’

The Bronx saw $3.48 billion in total development in 2018, the most of BP Diaz’s tenure Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. released his “Bronx Annual Development Report” today, highlighting the most successful year in total development funding The Bronx has seen since the borough president took office in 2009. In 2018 the borough saw…

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TESTIMONY OF BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT RUBEN DIAZ JR. BEFORE THE NEW YORK STATE COMPLETE COUNT COMMISSION TO PREPARE FOR THE 2020 CENSUS

Good evening, NYS Complete Count Co-Chairs, Secretary of State Rossana Rosado and Jim Malatras. I am Marricka Scott-McFadden and I am the Deputy Borough President of the Bronx. On behalf of the people of my borough I want to thank you for giving of your time as leaders of our state’s “Complete Count” commission, and doing…

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Radson Development, Bronx BP Diaz, NYC HPD & HDC Celebrate the Opening of MLK Plaza with a Ribbon Cutting

MLK Plaza brings 167 Green and Affordable Homes to the Mott Haven section of the Bronx Rendering courtesy of Magnusson Architecture and Planning attached.   Bronx, NY (March 4, 2018) – Today, Radson Development, the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC), the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz…

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Bronx Foodies, Chefs and Familia: Recipes Needed!

New Bronx food collective wins a USDA award to make salad dressing and marinade. We need your recipe!    A collaboration of Bronx-based food and social justice groups has formed the Bronx Canasta, an innovative food production and economic empowerment program. The Bronx Canasta aims to build self-reliance of Bronx communities to grow their own…

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THE FRESH AIR FUND ANNOUNCES REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR CAMP JUNIOR AT HARRIMAN STATE PARK

Camp Junior named in memory of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz, Victim of Gang Violence Partnership with New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation; Palisades Interstate Park Commission; Bronx Borough President and The Fresh Air Fund New York City…The Fresh Air Fund has announced registration is open for Bronx children to apply to attend CAMP JUNIOR,…

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BOROUGH PRESIDENT RUBEN DIAZ JR’S ‘STATE OF THE BOROUGH’ ON BRONXNET

The borough’s achievements and goals took center stage as Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. delivered the 2019 ‘State of the Borough’ address from H.E.R.O. High School/The Samuel Gompers Campus. Bronx residents and others can experience it all with rebroadcasts of the entire speech, on BronxNet.   Delivered February 21st and broadcast live, the ‘State of the Borough’ is…

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