Development in Western Queens
Western Queens is one of New York City's fastest growing areas. From the Queens West development to the Long Island City central business district, new buildings are going up all over. On March 19, 2008, I held a town hall to provide my constituents with a clearer understanding of development projects proposed for Western Queens. Deputy Mayor Robert Lieber and Borough President Helen Marshall joined me at the forum.
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Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney and community leaders urging the MTA to to fund the proposed Sunnyside LIRR station. (via Maloney’s office)
U.S. Rep. Carolyn M. Maloney stands with community leaders and residents in long island city to call on the state to fund a proposed train station in Sunnyside yards. Photo courtesy of U.S. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney’s office.
Sheila Lewandowski, center, Rep Carolyn Maloney (D-Manhattan) and other community activists make a plea for Sunnyside Yards in New York as a part of the MTA's East Side Access plan. Photo Credit: Newsday/Howard Simmons