Artists whose works were featured in an exhibition at the long-defunct Concourse Plaza Hotel came to share tales and observations of the area’s former grandeur and present challenges at the show’s closing on Dec. 13.
Green Market Hot Sauce is made from serrano peppers harvested from local sources, including urban farmers and gardeners throughout the borough and young people at Brook Park Community Garden.
The initiative calls for nonprofits like Code/Interactive to train teachers to teach computer science and instruct the Department of Education on how to manage the programs.
Most of the new housing being proposed is slated for tenants who earn between 60 and 130 percent of the AMI, making them low- to moderate-income level earners, according to the administration’s definition of affordability. That range is beyond the reach of most Bronx families.
The MTA recently announced it will allocate $45 million from its 2016 Capital Budget to replace the old elevator, and build a new one on the east side of the Concourse.
MASA brought families together under one roof this fall for Robo Jam—–an initiative to promote science education through robot building among low-income Latino immigrant communities in Mott Haven.