OLD ASTORIA NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
Respecting the past, Building the future
OLD ASTORIA
NEIGHBORHOOD
ASSOCIATION

Queens Midtown and Brooklyn Battery Tunnels

Gov. Cuomo address on Queens Midtown and Brooklyn Battery Tunnel reconstruction

Hersh Parekh, who made a wonderful presentation at last January’s OANA Monthly meeting, has asked that we forward the following to our supporters:

“Please join Governor Cuomo for an announcement to mark a major milestone in the post-Sandy resiliency and reconstruction work at the Queens Midtown and Brooklyn Battery Tunnels.”

Friday, July 20, 2018
Attendees should arrive at 9:00 AM

LaGuardia Community College
E-Building Atrium
31-10 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101

All attendees must RSVP

As you know, flood zone resiliency has been a major issue for OANA, including 2 presentations by City Planning in 2017. We expect more this fall. Governor Cuomo is addressing one of the major issues still unresolved.

Mr. Khuzami has been a member of Community Board 1 in Astoria, NY for the last 20 years. He sits on the Zoning and parks Committees and is on the Executive Board. Previously, he served as Parks and Culture chair of Community Board 1 for eleven years and also chaired Capital and Expense priority Committee. He is a member of the Queens General Assembly and had been a panelist for grant submissions for the Queens Council on the Arts (QCA). Richard also is an officer of The Eastern Mediterranean Business Culture Alliance (EMBCA) and President of OANA.

Select Language »