Thursday, April 4, 2013

Fordham News

Meet the BID
BRONX, NEW YORK, April 4- Did you know that New York’s third largest shopping district is right here in the Bronx? 
The Fordham Road Business Improvement District (BID) runs along Fordham Road from Jerome to Third Avenue and includes over 300 businesses. From small local boutiques to national chains, the wide variety of merchandise on Fordham Road makes it a popular outdoor shopping strip. 
The BID hosts events throughout the year on Fordham Road, from sidewalk sales to outdoor movies to holiday shopping discount programs to help you find that perfect bargain. And recently, the BID installed 15 benches along Fordham Road to give you a place to relax and enjoy a break from a busy day of shopping. Fordham Road is a major transportation hub with a wide variety of options to get you here quickly and easily, including the B, D and 4 NYC Transit subway lines, Metro-North Railroad Harlem line and numerous bus lines.
Be sure to check this paper every month to hear about the latest happenings on Fordham Road, including sales, BID events and promotions. This month, be sure to mark your calendar for April 26th: the BID will be hosting a free outdoor family movie at Fordham Plaza! We will be showing “The Amazing Spider-Man” at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26th and will continue with three other movies throughout the summer. Bring a chair or a blanket and come enjoy this fun, free family event. You can check our website for more information about movie dates, times and titles.
For more information on Fordham Road events and shopping, log on to, or give us a call at (718) 562-2104 to receive a free map & shopping guide. Also if you make a purchase of $20 or more at any Fordham Road store you receive a free reusable shopping bag! We hope to see you on Fordham Road soon.

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