On Saturday, June 5, 2021, at 11:30 am Council Member Rev. Ruben Diaz will be unveiling the corner of Castle Hill Ave & Quimby Ave as “Emmanuel Frias Way”.
Emmanuel Frias graduated from Long Island University in May 2019, with a degree in Master of Science and a previous Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Kinesiology from the State University of New York College at Cortland. He worked at Castle Hill Medical Center providing patient care, assisting in the development of exercise prescriptions for reconditioning exercise, and educated patients through rehabilitation programs.
Emmanuel Frias was a leader, advocate, and outspoken leader for his patients and the community.
“As the City Councilmember representing the area of Castle Hill, I was able to obtain approval from the City Council to rename the corner of Castle Hill Ave & Quimby Ave as “Emmanuel Frias Way”.
The street renaming ceremony will begin at 11:30 am all are welcome and encouraged to come as we pay tribute to Mr. Emmanuel Frias and celebrate his life. Elected officials, community leaders, friends of Emmanuel, and anyone else who would like to come together to remember Mr. Emmanuel Frias.
Location: Castle Hill & Quimby Avenue Bronx, NY
Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021
Time: 11:30 am