Third Avenue to get multimillion-dollar upgrades

Posted: Updated:
THE BRONX -

Third Avenue will be getting multimillion-dollar upgrades.

The New York State Downtown Revitalization Initiative granted $4 million to improve the stretch from 148th to 158th streets.

The Third Avenue Business Improvement District will oversee the projects, including a street revamping, new plazas and better lighting.

Another $1 million has also been granted to help businesses pay for upgrades.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."