Community Affairs

Annual Fall Festival Held — Photos

Annual Fall Festival Held — Photos

ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL HELD 15th Annual Jerome-Gun Hill Business Improvement District   Thousands turned out for the 15th Annual Jerome-Gun Hill Business Improvement District’s Fall Festival, held this year on Saturday, September 17. Jerome Avenue was shut down between Mosholu […]

New IDNYC Pop-Up Center Hosted by Assembly Member Victor Pichardo, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, and Davidson Community Center

New IDNYC Pop-Up Center Hosted by Assembly Member Victor Pichardo, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, and Davidson Community Center

IDNYC, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Davidson Community Center, and Assembly Member Victor Pichardo Announce New Pop-Up Center in the Bronx BRONX –– On Thursday, October 6th at 11:00a.m., IDNYC, the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) and Assembly Member […]

Protest Planned Against Jerome Avenue Rezoning Plan – September 29th

Protest Planned Against Jerome Avenue Rezoning Plan – September 29th

A THOUSAND NEW YORKERS PLAN PROTEST TO SAY NO TO CITY’S JEROME AVENUE REZONING PLAN UNLESS CITY COMMITS TO COMMUNITY’S DEMANDS ADVOCATES BELIEVE CITY HEARING MARKS OPPORTUNITY TO ADDRESS COMMUNITY CONCERNS AND PUSH FOR LABOR STANDARDS, DEEPER AFFORDABILITY AND ANTI-DISPLACEMENT […]

SUV 2nd Anniversary Peace Walk – September 22nd, 6:30p.m.

SUV 2nd Anniversary Peace Walk – September 22nd, 6:30p.m.

Bronx District Attorney’s Office Clears 355 Warrants After “Another Chance” Event

Bronx District Attorney’s Office Clears 355 Warrants After “Another Chance” Event

Bronx Coalition Concerned About Jerome Avenue Rezoning 

Bronx Coalition Concerned About Jerome Avenue Rezoning 

The plan is not acceptable to the Coalition and we will do all in our power to change it to conform to the platform developed by the Coalition.

by · September 18, 2016 · Community Affairs, Government, Housing
Bronx Prez Diaz Hosts Muslim School Holiday Event, 9/17

Bronx Prez Diaz Hosts Muslim School Holiday Event, 9/17

BP DIAZ TO HOST MUSLIM SCHOOL HOLIDAY EVENT   On Saturday, September 17, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will host the annual Muslim School Holiday event, designed to bring fun and activities for all in celebration of the addition […]

Muslim School Holiday Celebration, Presented by BP Diaz

Muslim School Holiday Celebration, Presented by BP Diaz

BP Diaz Invests Over $14 Million in Bronx Parks

BP Diaz Invests Over $14 Million in Bronx Parks

BP Diaz Invests Over $14 Million in Bronx Parks Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced an investment of over $14.3 million in fiscal year 2017 capital funds today to improve parks throughout The Bronx, including $10 million to restore […]

The Bharati Foundation Invites You To “Backed by a Bag” – August 20th

The Bharati Foundation Invites You To “Backed by a Bag” – August 20th

Jerome Avenue Rezoning Focus of Block Party

Jerome Avenue Rezoning Focus of Block Party

BRONX COALITION FOR A COMMUNITY VISION HELD BLOCK PARTY TO EDUCATE RESIDENTS ON PLANNED JEROME AVENUE REZONING   Labor unions, elected officials and community organizers joined forces on last Saturday to host a block party for Jerome Avenue residents to educate them […]

My School Has Rhythm, Not Violence — Bronx School Wins

My School Has Rhythm, Not Violence — Bronx School Wins

Students from the Alfred E. Smith Career and Technical Education High School in the Bronx won the annual NYPD “My School Has Rhythm Not Violence” contest.

National Night Out, Tonight

National Night Out, Tonight

“America’s Night Out Against Crime” TUESDAY, AUGUST 2nd 2016                                     **NATIONAL NIGHT OUT BRONX COMMUNITY LOCATIONS** 40th Precinct/CB #1 St. Mary’s Park -147th Street & St. Ann’s Avenue (3-7 p.m.) PSA 7 Butler Houses- East 171st Street and Webster Avenue […]

Gun Buyback At Bronx Churches 

Gun Buyback At Bronx Churches 

Turn in operable handguns & assault rifles for $200 on Saturday, August 6, from 10-4pm.

Welcome2TheBronx! Well, It Depends On If Ed García Conde Approves

Welcome2TheBronx! Well, It Depends On If Ed García Conde Approves

The supposed gentrifiers Ed Condé seeks to chase away are providers of jobs and opportunities within the borough.