This rezoning has been shelved after the local Councilmember indicated he had no interest in moving forward.
The area around Southern Boulevard has already secured a lot of the kinds of infrastructure investments that usually come with a rezoning.
The area around Southern Boulevard has already secured a lot of the kinds of infrastructure investments that usually come with a rezoning.Read more >
The Department of City Planning says it will ‘continue to work to create a safe space’ for discussion about a possible rezoning of Southern Boulevard in the Bronx after city officials ordered a community engagement workshop shut down last Thursday evening when protests erupted.Read more >
Rafael Salamanca said a rezoning slated for his district would be ‘dead on arrival’ if the de Blasio administration did not provide estimates of how many residents and businesses might be displaced.Read more >
Councilman Rafael Salamanca, who represents the area, says his biggest concern is the possible displacement of residents and small businesses.Read more >