District 8

Diana Ayala

El Barrio/East Harlem, Mott Haven, Highbridge, Concourse, Longwood, Port Morris

Winning Projects:

Arts Culture and Community FacilitiesFunded
Technology Upgrades for District 8 Libraries

Add computers, copiers, printers, & upgrade the network & WiFi system at Aguilar, Mott Haven, and 125th Street Library.

$200,000

East Harlem & South Bronx

Votes: 1,538

EducationFunded
Technology Upgrades at P.S. 73

Assist with the social and emotional learning of students & give community members access to technology.

$150,000

1020 Anderson Avenue (Bronx)

Votes: 698

EducationFunded
South Bronx Prep Gym Renovation

Redo gym floor, install bleachers, paint and install a new sound system.

$600,000

360 East 145th Street (Bronx)

Votes: 1,184

EducationFunded
Water Fountain Upgrades for 9 East Harlem Schools

Drinking fountains and bottle filling stations for 9 East Harlem Schools.

$360,000

PS 96, 83, 146, 38, 171, Mosaic, JR, EPA,BBMS

Votes: 1,243

HousingFunded
Basketball Court Renovations at Patterson Houses

Renovate the basketball courts at Patterson Houses.

$500,000

Patterson Houses (Bronx)

Votes: 1,083


The following projects were not funded:

Education
School Yard Upgrades at P.S. 96

Improve the school playground: add safety nets, jungle gym, and rubber playground tiles for safety.

$500,000

216 East 120th Street (East Harlem)

Votes: 1,102

Education
Technology Upgrades for Three East Harlem Schools

Technology upgrades for Manhattan Center High School, Renaissance School of the Arts, and Tag Young Scholars

$350,000

East Harlem

Votes: 1,152

Housing
Moore Houses Playground Renovation

Renovate entire playground area at Moore Houses & improve equipment for residents.

$500,000

Moore Houses (Bronx)

Votes: 601

Housing
Playground Renovations at Wilson Houses

Renovate the playground area at Wilson Houses so the community has a safe place to play and be outside.

$500,000

Wilson Houses (East Harlem)

Votes: 868

Housing
Outdoor Senior Gym at Patterson Houses

An outdoor senior gym that will include water fountains, benches and game tables.

$400,000

Patterson Houses (Bronx)

Votes: 989