Apr 14, 2021

BX Collaborative Supports Struggling Businesses After Rezoning on Jerome Ave

It’s been three years since the rezoning of Bronx’s Jerome Avenue and in response, a wave of concerns and criticisms surfaced from community leaders including displacement of residents and small businesses. Bronx initiative, The Jerome Avenue Revitalization Collaborative, also known as JARC, is partnering with organizations to support small businesses in the area and hire locals. Reporter: Ashley Tiffaney | Justin Smith | Name of all Interviewees: Oscar Maccow, Carina Saavebra, Pierina Sanchez, Paul Philps | Organizations: The Jerome Avenue Revitalization Collaborative.

Economic Development