Parks

FIPNA Co-Sponsors "It's My Park" Day at Fort Four Park, Saturday May 19

FIPNA Co-Sponsors “It’s My Park” Day at Fort Four Park, Saturday May 19

IT’S MY PARKS DAY MAY 19 – FORT FOUR PARK, KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! COMMUNITY SERVICE CREDIT! Paint benches, fencing, park houses, clear litter, rake leaves, mulch, plant flowers and clean up the park playground and greenspace. Volunteers will be provided with brooms, shovels, rakes, paint and brushes. Participate in a fun, free event. Bring […]

Public documents relating to Harlem River/Fresh Direct

http://www.bceq.org/2012/02/28/harlem-river-cb-1-some-public-documents/ Here is a link to documents discovered and shared by the public– not the government– that relate to the proposal to give Fresh Direct $130 million in subsidies to relocated on the Bronx waterfront. Check out the NEGATIVE Environmental Assessments done for Fresh Direct, the nonbinding “Memorandum of Understanding” concocted by BP Ruben Diaz, […]

Saleen Shah from Citizen's Committee presents FIPNA with a $1000 check

FIPNA wins $1000 Love Your Block grant to spruce up the 238th Street Step street

FIPNA has won a $1000 grant from the Citizen’s Committee for New York City to clean up and landscape the 238th Street step street. The step street is a naturally beautiful element of our community, listed on our Historic Survey as a “contributing factor” to the Historic District. We want to restore it to its […]

Riverdale Press Point of View: A road to nowhere

December 29, 2011 | 1 comment POINT OF VIEW A road to nowhere By Kristin Hart Ladies and gentlemen of the Bronx, we’ve been had. When I moved with my family to Van Cortlandt Village years ago, innocent of local politics, one of the first things I did was look for the Croton Aqueduct Trail, the 1840s […]