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Aug 21, 2010

Kids Day at Citibank

Citibank’s Kingsbridge Branch held a Kids Day Event on today and KRVC helped promote the event, which featured cotton candy, face painting, crafts, guitar playing and a special visit from Mr. Met, the colorful mascot for the NY Mets.  KRVC also staffed a table at the event. Citibank gave away free “... read more

Jul 28, 2010

Restaurant Guide Released Today!

Today, KRVC released a Community Restaurant Guide at an event held at Jasper’s Restaurant.  The event was attended by Council Member G. Oliver Koppell, who funded the guide, and by Tracy Shelton, KRVC’s Executive... read more

Jul 23, 2010

Street Beautifcation

Today, at an event organized by KRVC, the South Riverdale Avenue Merchants Association celebrated the Street Beautification program funded by Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz.  The program covers approximately 40 tree pits that span the commercial areas located on South Riverdale and Johnson Avenues... read more

Jun 15, 2010

Go Green the Bronx Breakfast and Forum

KRVC launched our new Go Green the Bronx program to promote energy efficiency audits throughout our community in a BIG WAY Today! Through a generous grant from Con Edison, KRVC held an Energy Efficiency Forum and breakfast attended by over sixty members of our community representing small businesses, co-op boards, Community Board 8,... read more

Jun 04, 2010

Investigation of Noise under Kingsbridge Elevated Line (#1 train)

Maybe One Day Something Will Be Done About the Noise the Elevated Train Makes Along Broadway!  

Dear Ms. Shelton:

In response to your inquiry into what improvements can be made to reduce train generated noise in the Kingsbridge area, Environmental Engineering conducted a street level survey of noise from passing trains... read more

Apr 26, 2010

KRVC Hires a New Executive Director

Tracy McCabe Shelton joined the KRVC team as the organization's Executive Director.  Ms. Shelton comes to KRVC with a wealth of public interest and community service experience.  She worked as a consumer attorney for the New York Public Interest Research/NYPIRG since 1992... read more

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