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A Long-Delayed Path from The Bronx to Randall's Island May Soon Be Built

The city said Thursday that it had obtained the necessary easements to begin construction.

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City Approves $87 Million in Subsidies for Hotly Debated FreshDirect Plan

The company has promised to create about 1,000 new jobs in its planned move to the South Bronx.

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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.

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FreshDirect Defends New Bronx Facility Against Legal Challenge

A group of residents filed a lawsuit trying to block the company from building a new base in The Bronx.

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.

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FreshDirect Cancels Some Deliveries Until After Thanksgiving Due to Sandy

FreshDirect, whose headquarters was in an evacuation zone, lost dozens of trucks in the storm.

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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.

Port Morris »

City Strikes a Deal for Bronx Bridge to Randall's Island

Stalled plans for a pedestrian bridge to connect Port Morris and Randall's Island are moving forward.

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FreshDirect Will Serve Entire Bronx and Take Food Stamps

Critics had slammed Fresh Direct for taking public subsidies, but only delivering to the north Bronx.