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Mott Haven »

19 Officers in NYPD's 40th Pct Face Charges for Underreporting Crime Stats

Departmental charges have been brought against 19 members of the precinct.

Port Morris »

Bette Midler Nonprofit Unveils Plan to Build South Bronx Waterfront Parks

The New York Restoration Project's plan is meant to help promote exercise and fight climate change.

High Bridge »

High Bridge Reopening Leads to Renewed Calls to Develop Bronx Waterfront

Park advocates hope the bridge will help spur action to make the borough's waterfront more accessible.

Port Morris »

FreshDirect's Bronx Move Hits Snag as Congressman Opposes $3.5M Subsidy

Rep. Jose Serrano opposed $3.5 million in public subsidies for FreshDirect's move to The Bronx. 

Mott Haven »

Community Board Votes For FreshDirect Plan After Raucous Meeting

The board voted by a wide margin to back a lease modification the company needs to move to The Bronx.

Mott Haven »

Chaotic Community Board Meeting Ends Without Decision on FreshDirect Plan

A heated CB1 meeting ended Thursday without a decision on FreshDirect's planned move to the district.

Mott Haven »

Bronx Borough President Won't Reappoint FreshDirect Foe to Community Board

Ruben Diaz Jr. did not reappoint a CB1 member who had loudly opposed FreshDirect's planned Bronx move.

Mott Haven »

Mott Haven Groups Renew Call for Safer Streets Following Crash

The groups say a fatal hit-and-run crash Monday underscores the need for more traffic enforcement.

Mott Haven »

Urban Planners Propose Green Alternatives to FreshDirect's Bronx Facility

Urban planners suggested parks and community spaces would be a better use of the South Bronx waterfront.

Hunts Point »

FreshDirect Hires Majora Carter to Round Up Local Support for Bronx Move

The online grocer hired the award-winning eco-activist as a consultant to engage local groups.

South Bronx »

South Bronx Group Calls For FreshDirect Boycott

The group, South Bronx Unite, travelled to the Upper West Side Wednesday to recruit supporters.