Bronx elected officials used the parade as an opportunity to highlight the plight of the island of Puerto Rico
Electeds March In National PR Parade
(l-r) Senator Gustavo, Assemblywoman Fernandez, Congressman Espaillat, Borough President Diaz, Assemblyman Crespo and council members Gjonaj and King led the procession.
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; Congressman Adriano Espaillat; Senator Gustavo Rivera; assembly members Nathalia Fernandez and Marcos Crespo and council members Mark Gjonaj and Andy King marched along Fifth Avenue in the 61st annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 10.
Updated 5:16 pm, July 9, 2018