Word on the Street: Bronx flag

The Bronx is turning 100! It's been a century since the Bronx officially became a borough of New York City. To celebrate, the Empire State

Some residents News 12 spoke to said that it was a good thing that the Bronx has its own flag and hope that it brings pride back to the borough.

Some residents News 12 spoke to said that it was a good thing that the Bronx has its own flag and hope that it brings pride back to the borough. (1/9/14)

THE BRONX - The Bronx is turning 100! It's been a century since the Bronx officially became a borough of New York City.

To celebrate, the Empire State Building is being light up in white, blue, and orange - the colors of the Bronx's flag. In honor of the anniversary, News 12 decided to ask Bronx residents if they knew what the Bronx flag looks like.

Many residents admitted they didn't know what the flag looks like and some said they didn't even know the Bronx had a flag.

Some residents News 12 spoke to said that it was a good thing that the Bronx has its own flag and hope that it brings pride back to the borough.
 

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