Post Tagged with: "Jerome Avenue"

A view from the Grand Concourse of Jerome Avenue with its elevated 4 train, the Cross Bronx Expressway ramps and 174th Street. (Photo by Adi Talwar via City Limits)

Assessing Changes Along Jerome Avenue

Bronx, Business, Real Estate March 26, 2019 at 5:50 pm

Concerns persist a year after the City Council approved the rezoning plan, reports City Limits.

Carmen Vega-Rivera is one of several hundred activists fighting for deeper affordability along Jerome Avenue.
(Photo by David Cruz via Norwood News)

Examining the Potential Impact of Jerome Ave. Rezoning

Bronx, Business, Housing March 7, 2018 at 2:59 pm

Norwood News explores how rezoning might change the Jerome Avenue corridor of the Bronx.

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.

Wellington La Luz says that Bill de Blasio´s rezoning plans in the Bronx´ Jerome Ave. will leave many small businesses in the area out of business. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Jerome Avenue Small Businesses Oppose Rezoning Plans

Bronx, Business, Housing October 12, 2016 at 2:54 pm

Some residents and workers oppose rezoning and housing plans on the Bronx’s Jerome Avenue claiming that they will harm its long-established auto-repair businesses, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Protesters rally against the city’s Jerome Ave. rezoning plans on Sept. 29. (Photo by Noah Stein via Hunts Point Express)

Protesting Jerome Avenue Rezoning

Bronx, Housing October 4, 2016 at 2:19 pm

On Sept. 29, residents and activists rallied to voice concerns about the city’s plans for rezoning Jerome Avenue in the Bronx, reports The Hunts Point Express.

Tenant groups protested outside Bronx Housing Court October 15 (Photo by Marc Bussanich via City Limits)

Tenants in Bronx Protest Harassment

Bronx, Business, Housing October 20, 2015 at 12:59 pm

Tenant groups protested harassment by landlords in front of Bronx Housing Court Oct. 15, City Limits reports.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz and Cindi Lauper (far right) at the ribbon cutting for True Colors (Photo courtesy of Bronx Borough President's office)

LGBT Youth Get a New Bronx Residence

Bronx, Housing, LGBTQ October 15, 2015 at 2:47 pm

Patterned after a similar structure in Harlem, True Colors, a residence for LGBT youth, opens in the Bronx, The Bronx Free Press reports.

Pedro Estevez of the United Auto Merchants Association addressing fellow auto workers at a July 9 meeting on Jerome Ave. (Photo by Cole Rosengren via Hunts Point Express)

Readying Hunts Point for Auto Shops

Bronx, Business, Environment July 17, 2015 at 2:44 pm

Auto shops that vacated Willets Point in Queens may soon settle in their new home in Hunts Point, which they say will be environmentally friendly, reports Hunt Point Express.

Pedro Estevez speaks with city planners from the Department of City Planning, Paul Philps (far left) and Jessica Ortiz. (Photo by William Mathis via Norwood News)

Jerome Avenue Rezoning Worries Auto Shop Owners

Bronx, Business July 15, 2015 at 3:54 pm

Jerome Avenue auto mechanics worry that their businesses will be driven out by rezoning plans, Norwood News reports.

The city promises a 'holistic' approach to rezoning a corridor along Jerome Avenue. (Photo by Adi Talwar via Bronx Bureau)

Will Jerome Avenue Go the Way of Willets Point?

Bronx, Business, Housing October 22, 2014 at 4:25 pm

Some worry that rezoning a stretch of Jerome Avenue in the Bronx would displace one of the city’s few remaining concentrations of auto service businesses, reports Bronx Bureau.