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Displaced Willets Point Auto Shops Being Evicted from New Bronx Home

Displaced Willets Point Auto Shops Being Evicted from New Bronx Home   By Katie Honan | September 22, 2017 1:51pm | Updated September 25, 2017 8:56am HUNTS POINT — More than three years ago, 45 mechanic and auto-body shops agreed to move from their Willets Point storefronts to a large warehouse in The Bronx, after the city took over their properties for […]

News 12 – The Bronx

http://news12bx.videodownload.worldnow.com/NEWS12BX_20170819224953887AB.mp4 THE BRONX –  August 19th 2018 Hundreds march against rezoning plans for Jerome Ave. Hundreds of residents gathered Saturday for a march to voice their displeasure with the city’s rezoning plans for Jerome Avenue. The Bronx Coalition for a Community Vision gathered at Keltch Park for the march and were represented by labor unions […]

“This is the beginning of the End” Julio

      After surviving decades of hardship to remain in business, the planned rezoning for the Jerome Avenue corridor is threatening the continued existence of the automotive repair community. After surviving decades of hardship to remain in business, the planned rezoning for the Jerome Avenue corridor is threatening the continued existence of the automotive […]

City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer takes a walk around the neighborhood of Jerome Avenue accompanied of the President of United Auto Merchants Association, Mr. Pedro J. Estevez.

City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer takes a walk around the neighborhood of Jerome Avenue accompanied of the President of United Auto Merchants Association, Mr. Pedro J. Estevez. The nature of the visit is to find how the automotive community feels about the slated rezoning of the Jerome avenue corridor.

Auto hub housing 45 businesses to set up shop in the Bronx

The industrial park facility will have 45 businesses that range from body repairs to oil changes on Leggett Avenue in Hunts Point. (10/6/15) THE BRONX – An 84,000-square foot facility that houses over 40 auto businesses is set to open in the Bronx. The industrial park facility will have 45 businesses that range from body […]