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Government / Transportation

State’s South Bronx renewal plan does not include Sheridan teardown

State’s South Bronx renewal plan does not include Sheridan teardown

Local advocates say that the plan is essentially a highway expansion, and ignores many of the community’s ideas for reviving the area shared in dozens of meetings with city planners and elected officials over the past decade.

Economy / Transportation

Governor pledges $1.8 billion for Hunts Point

Governor pledges $1.8 billion for Hunts Point

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced in a press conference at Casita Maria on Sunday that the state will make a $1.8-billion investment to revitalize infrastructure in Hunts Point.

Business / Education / Health / News

Teen smoking declining, but not fast enough

By Shanae Simmons A new report from the U.S. Surgeon General validates what anti-smoking campaigners working in Hunts Point already know: fewer young people are smoking than in the past, but big tobacco companies are still doing everything they can to create new customer addicts. The findings underscore the need […]