Please see more related to the pedestrian streets plan to promote foot traffic and commerce along the Bainbridge Avenue / E. 204th Street commercial district.
Bainbridge Avenue & E. 204th Street Merchants Present Summer Streets Weekend Walks 2011
July 19, 2011: On Sundays, July 24, 2011, July 31, and August 7, from 12-5PM, The Bainbridge Avenue & E. 204th Street Merchants group in conjunction with Bronx Community Board 7 and Mosholu Preservation Corporation will participate in the Department of Transportation (DOT)-sponsored “Temporary Pedestrian Street/Summer Street” program along East 204th Street between Bainbridge and Hull Avenues.
The intent of the program is to create a recurring, multi-block, pedestrian street to promote local businesses and organizations. The purpose of these events is to help stimulate the local neighborhood economy and bring community residents together.
The events will feature various activities such as merchants who’s storefronts will be extended to curbside for a unique outdoor shopping experience, face painting, FDNY Smoke House, a farmers market, cooking demos by Just Food, games, entertainment and giveaways.
WHAT: Summer Streets Weekend Walks 2011
WHO: Bronx Community Board 7 and Bainbridge Ave. & E.
204th Street Merchants
DATE: Sundays, July 24, July 31, and August 7, 2011
TIME: 12PM – 5PM
LOCATION: E. 204th Street between Bainbridge & Hull Avenues,
Bronx, NY 10458