Goldfeder, Rozic Want Transit Improvements

Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D, WF-Fresh Meadows) and Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Rockaway) called on the MTA to invest in Queens Public transit infrastructure and dedicate funding to improve transit option for every Queens community. “I commend the MTA on their efforts to quickly restore our transit system in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy,  however, they must […]

Gov. Announces LGA Storm Plan

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer Five mitigation and resiliency projects aim to make LaGuardia Airport better prepared for future storms. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced five measures to improve the airport’s infrastructure and protect it from flooding similar to what was caused by last year’s Superstorm Sandy. With a total cost of $37.5 million, the project […]

Steinway And Sons Goes Green

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Steinway and Sons, the famous piano maker that has called Astoria home since 1870, is getting a green makeover for its 53, 000-square-foot parking lot. The parking lot will see a makeover because its non-porous concrete surface produces massive amounts of runoff during storms. With the support of the City […]