Housing Authority says budget crunch may force it to close community centers and youth programs, like one in Melrose where students won awards for their achievements in June, within months.
After months of picketing and negotiating, the workers at Sunny Day Car Wash finally have the back pay that was owed to them, along with something rarely found in the industry…a labor contract.
A team of lawyers and spokesmen for FreshDirect informed Community Board 1 that a final review of the company’s proposed relocation to Port Morris will begin next week.
Mott Haven residents and activists told several mayoral candidates at a June 12 forum that whoever wins the election next November should make sure no additional trash is transported to the South Bronx for processing.
Community Board 1 says the combination of supportive housing and drug and mental health services is already far more than the area can take—but the shelters keep on coming.