Post Tagged with: "Fernando Cabrera"

Mexican immigrant Ernesto Jiménez works delivering food in New York City. (Photo via El Diario)

Delivery Workers Hope City Will Legalize E-Bikes

Labor, New York, Transportation November 30, 2018 at 3:23 pm

Raising hopes for thousands of delivery workers, many of whom are immigrants, a group of City Council members introduced a package of bills to legalize electric bikes and scooters in New York, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The Bronx Borough  Board met Nov. 27 to discuss the Jerome Avenue Rezoning.
(Photo by David Cruz via Norwood News)

Jerome Ave. Rezoning Approval by Bronx Board – with Provisos

Bronx November 29, 2017 at 3:52 pm

The Bronx Borough Board approved the Jerome Ave. rezoning plan – with strings attached, reports Norwood News.

Deborah Glick (Photo courtesy of via Gay City News)

LGBT Assembly Members Prevail in Primary

Elections 2016, LGBTQ, New York, Politics September 15, 2016 at 2:41 pm

Three LGBT Assembly members and one key LGBT ally fended off primary challengers, reports Gay City News.

Councilman Fernando Cabrera (l) is once again challenging state Senator Gustavo Rivera (r). (Photos via Norwood News)

A New Contest Between Democrats in the Bronx

Bronx, Elections 2016, Latino, Politics June 14, 2016 at 4:22 pm

City Council member Fernando Cabrera is once again challenging state Sen. Gustavo Rivera, after an unsuccessful effort two years ago. Norwood News spoke with Rivera about the development.

Substitute for a horse-drawn carriage? Council member Fernando Cabrera promotes the e-carriage (Photo by Catharina Thuemling via Norwood News)

A Look at What Might Replace Horse-Drawn Carriages

Bronx, Manhattan October 31, 2014 at 4:36 pm

City Council member Fernando Cabrera endorses the “e-carriage” as a substitute for horse-drawn carriages. Norwood News went to an unveiling.

State Sen. Gustavo Rivera at the Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade (Photo by Marisol Diaz via The Riverdale Press)

Rival Politicians March in Bronx Parade

Dominican, Latino, Politics, Puerto Rican June 5, 2014 at 2:13 pm

Councilman Fernando Cabrera, who is challenging state Sen. Gustavo Rivera, both worked the crowds at the Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade, The Riverdale Press reports.