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Tragic incident at Starlight Park on Friday, June 20

The Bronx River Alliance expresses its deepest sympathies to the families of Wellington Gavin and Erickson Villa who tragically drowned in the river on Friday. The Alliance works to protect, improve and restore the Bronx River and will continue to work closely with NYC Parks to ensure that access to the river remains as safe as possible.


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The Bronx River Alliance is a coordinated voice for the river that works in partnership to protect, improve and restore the Bronx River corridor so that it can be a healthy ecological, recreational, resource for the communities through which it flows.

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