Governor Cuomo Announces $35 Million Transformation of Roberto Clemente State Park and Waterfront Has Begun

Project Will Replace Superstorm Sandy Damage with a Greener, More Storm Resilient Waterfront See Project Renderings Here and Here New York, NY (September 23, 2015) Governor Cuomo announced the start of construction on $35 million in projects to make Roberto Clemente State Park’s Harlem River waterfront greener and more storm-resilient. The projects will strengthen the park and surrounding…

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Bronx Residents Vent Concerns to Verizon Over FiOS

Public Forum by BP Ruben Diaz,Jr, and Waiting4FiOS Coaliton NEW YORK, NY (09/22/2015)(readMedia)– Bronx residents turned out at Hostos Community College on Monday night to discuss the rollout of Verizon FiOS across the borough. Co-sponsored by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., the Waiting4FiOS coalition as well as State Senator Gustavo Rivera, State Senator Jose…

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Building the Future of Tech in New York — Doran Jones and Per Scholas Celebrate Grand Opening of the Urban Development Center

Left to Right: Keith Klain, Doran Jones co-­‐CEO; Angie Kamath, Per Scholas; Minerva Tantoco, NYC CTO, Gustavo Rivera, NY State Senator; Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Borough President; Matt Doran, Doran Jones co-­‐ CEO; Plinio Ayala, President of Per Scholas, Maria Torres-­‐Springer, President of the NYC EDC, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, NY City Council BRONX, N.Y.…

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Borough President Diaz Hosts 9/11 ‘Day of Remembrance’

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. addresses the crowd on Thursday, September 10, during “A Day of Remembrance,” the borough’s annual commemoration of those lost during the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The event, which took place in the Veterans’ Memorial Hall of The Bronx County Building and was co-sponsored by the Supreme Court…

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Borough President Diaz Hosts Annual Little League Tournament

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. presents the championship trophy for his annual “Borough President’s Cup” Little league tournament to the Kingsbridge Knights, who defeated Grand Slam Little League 4-2 on Thursday, September 3, at Yankee Stadium. The tournament, now in its fifth year, is co-sponsored by the New York Yankees and AT&T. To compete…

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