Bronx residents can experience Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz’ 'State of the Borough' address, on BronxNet. The 'State of the Borough', delivered on February 23rd was broadcast live and is being rebroadcast on BronxNet Ch. 67 on Optimum and on Ch. 33 on FiOS. The 'State of the Borough' airs 2/24 at 11am and 7pm, 2/5 at 6pm, 2/26 at 2pm and 7pm, 2/27, 2/28, and 3/1 at 11am, 3/2 at 11am and 6:30pm, 3/3 at 11am and 7pm, and 3/4 at 6pm. Viewers from all over the world can also share the experience live, at www.bronxnet.org.
Bronxites who were unable to attend the live event, as well as attendees who want a recap will hear Borough President Diaz’ entire speech which included comments on the restoration of Orchard Beach, youth leadership training, expanding employment opportunities, new housing, the expansion of Metro North, the upcoming Kingsbridge National Ice Center, the contributions of immigrants in the Bronx, and much more when they tune in to a rebroadcast.
"I want to thank BronxNet for their support over the years, and for chronicling the great things that are happening in our borough," said Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. "For years, BronxNet has been our local voice, keeping our community informed of the pressing matters that affect us the most, keeping us on top of the news that's pertinent to our borough, including broadcasting my eighth 'State of the Borough' address. If you missed their live broadcast, I urge everyone to tune in for the replay on BronxNet."
BronxNet is the independent not‐for-profit organization serving the people of the Bronx through the provision of media production training, access to technology, and cable television channels. BronxNet programs six channels—33, 34, 35, 36, 37 and 38 on the Verizon FiOS system and six channels—67, 68, 69, 70, 951 and 952—on the Optimum system in the Bronx.