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One leading provider of natural gas and transportation fuel has started pumping in Hunts Point. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

‘Sea-gate’ idea possible for Hutchinson River resiliency

A storm resiliency idea that could see the construction of a sea gate barrier on a borough river has local environmentalists expressing concern. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Discusses Plastic’s Harmful Effects

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Discusses Plastic’s Harmful Effects

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined elders across his district to talk about the harmful effects of plastic bags and the need to preserve our environment. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Bronx River Flotilla

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends Bronx River Flotilla

The event aimed to raise money for a canoeing program that offers free and discounted paddling adventures for Bronx families. Read more…
City Island

City Island Oyster Reef Launch Project

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently honored everyone involved in the City Island Oyster Reef Launch Project. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Amazing Bronx River Flotilla Sets Sail

Bronxites paddled south on the 23-mile long Bronx River from Shoelace Park to embark on an incredible journey to Hunts Point Riverside Park. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

City Island Oyster Project looks to improve water quality

Bronx Times Reporter

City Island Oyster Project looks to improve water quality

An ambitious grassroots effort to restore marine ecology in local waterways is gaining traction. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Students Release Classroom Trout Into Watershed Streams

Nearly 125 fingerlings were released into the Cross River which feeds into Cross River Reservoir, part of NYC’s drinking water system. Read more…
Westchester Square

Gjonaj, Chamber Co-Host Reusable Bag Giveaway

In honor of Earth Day reusable bags were distributed at the councilman’s office as everyone strives to build a greener environment. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

NYSDOT Conducts Trash Blitz at Starlight Park

Bronx Times Reporter

NYSDOT Conducts Trash Blitz at Starlight Park

NYS Department of Transporation workers helped revitalize Starlight Park on Earth Day. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Spring Has Sprung At Roberto Clemente Plaza

Thanks to the support of Councilman Rafael Salamanca, Jr. NYC Department of Transportation and the Horticulture Society of New York, Roberto Clemente Plaza is getting ready for spring and summer programs. Read more…
Pelham Bay

CB 10, DEP Host Free Shredding & Rain Barrel Day

Community Board 10 and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection co-hosted a free shredding/rain barrel event on Saturday, March 30 at Zoodohos Peghe Church. Read more…
The New York Botanical Garden’s 17th annual Orchid Show pays tribute to Singapore, one of the world’s greatest orchid cultures. Read more…
Throggs Neck

SUNY Maritime Hosts Flood Insurance Q&A

Throggs Neck

SUNY Maritime Hosts Flood Insurance Q&A

A local college hosted a Flood Insurance and Resiliency Q&A with agencies and homeowners from coastal areas in the 13th Council District. Read more…
Pelham Bay

NE Bx Community Winter Market

Pelham Bay

NE Bx Community Winter Market

Northeast Bronx Community Farmers Market Project hosted a Winter Market on Saturday, January 26 at Confetti Party Place. Read more…
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