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New City Council district lines could scramble South Bronx; Harlem politics eyed as factor in map changes

Proposed map would stretch East Harlem district up into Highbridge New City Council maps drafted by the New York City Districting Commission could scramble the South Bronx and some observers believe Harlem politics are behind the proposed changes. The preliminary maps, lambasted by dozens of Bronx residents at a public ...

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Company opponents denounce ‘turncoat’, FreshDirect hires Majora Carter

Company opponents denounce ‘turncoat’ Majora Carter, the noted South Bronx environmentalist, has been hired by FreshDirect to combat opposition to its relocation to Mott Haven. Carter’s husband James Chase, the communications director for her consulting company The Majora Carter Group, confirmed that she has been under contract for the last ...

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