BP DIAZ, AM JOYNER & HUD’S PATTON TOUR 900 GRAND CONCOURSE

On Friday, June 7, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. visited a senior citizen housing development with United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Regional Manager Lynne Patton and Assembly Member Latoya Joyner. The development is located at 900 Grand Concourse and has 298 units. It is managed by the Mid-Bronx Senior…

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BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL BRONX LGBTQ PRIDE CELEBRATION

On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual LGBTQ & Allies Pride Awards Ceremony. Janet Weinberg was posthumously be awarded the 2019 John Wade Award, which honors LGBTQ individuals for excellence in government service. This year’s honorees also included Fabio Cortez, Maria Rodriguez, Jahaira Gonzalez, and Hands in…

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Governor Cuomo Announces $160 Million Refinancing And Rehabilitation Of Michelangelo Apartments Complete

494-Unit Bronx Mitchell-Lama Development to Remain Affordable for an Additional 40 Years Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of the rehabilitation of Michelangelo Apartments, a 494-apartment Mitchell-Lama affordable housing development in the Melrose section of the Bronx built in 1975. The 44-year-old development underwent a $160 million refinancing and rehabilitation, preserving the affordability of…

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BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL RAMADAN IFTAR CELEBRATION

On Thursday, May 23, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the borough’s annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner, in partnership with the borough’s Muslim community. The event took place in the Veterans’ Memorial Hall of The Bronx County Building. This year’s honorees were Alhassan Susso, 2019 New York State Teacher of the Year; Saadatu Mamah-Trawill,…

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BP DIAZ HOSTS DOMINICAN DAY PARADE RECEPTION IN THE BRONX

On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and the Dominican Day Parade, Inc. co-hosted the “Dominican Day Parade Reception,” in collaboration with Congress Member Adriano Espaillat, Council Member Fernando Cabrera and Assembly Members Victor M. Pichardo and Karines Reyes. The event honored the 2019 Dominican Day Parade leadership and individuals who have…

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