Orchard Beach Opens For Summertime Fun

(l-r) Lisa Sorin, Bronx Chamber of Commerce president; Matt Cruz, Community Board 10 district manager; NYC Parks Commissioner Silver; Marisol Halpern, representing Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; Marjorie Velázquez, CB 10 Parks chairwoman; Terence L. Franklin and Pelham Bay Park Administrator Marianne Anderson.
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Bronxites above enjoyed their day in the sun as this year’s beach season opened. NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver and Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa co-hosted the Orchard Beach Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, May 22 at Orchard Beach Promenade.

(l-r) Nothing like a day at the beach for Elishah Rivera, Denise Heerrera and Jacqueline Perez.
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Bronx Parks Commissioner Rodriguez-Rosa welcomed everyone to the Bronx Riviera’s long awaited summer opening.
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