Mr. Diaz Goes to Washington

Yesterday, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. made his first official visit to the Capitol to discuss policy with federal leaders, both of New York’s senators, and members of the State’s congressional delegation. During his one-day trip to Washington, D.C., Borough President Diaz met with Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, former Bronx Borough President…

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Borough President Diaz Fights Bronx Post Office Closures

Today, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. issued a letter, co-signed by Congress Members Joseph Crowley and Eliot Engel, demanding that the Postal Regulatory Commission reconsider the closure of seven post offices in Bronx County. In August, the Postal Regulatory Commission announced that seven Bronx post offices were slated to be eliminated due to financial…

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Bronx Borough President Diaz Hosted the Borough’s First Iftar Dinner “Break the Fast” in Honor of the Blessed Month of Ramadan

On Thursday, September 17, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., joined by hundreds of residents and community leaders, celebrated the borough’s first Iftar Dinner “Break the Fast”, in honor of the blessed month of Ramadan. During the event, Borough President Diaz recognized the importance of the growing Muslim community in The Bronx, and awarded with…

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Manhattan and Bronx Borough Presidents Alert Residents of Northern Manhattan and Bronx to Section 8 Voucher Scam

Borough Presidents announce legal action and assistance on behalf of low-income victims swindled out of their life savings Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., joined by HPD, NYCHA, other elected officials, and housing advocates today alerted Northern Manhattan and Bronx residents to a housing scam that has defrauded…

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