Real Estate

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012

South Ozone Park

Genting, state want addition to racino site

Genting, the company behind the racino at Aqueduct Racetrack, is in discussions with the state to construct and finance the country’s largest convention center at the South Ozone Park site and expects at least 20,000 jobs to be created by the project. Comment.
Flushing

FAA gives green light to RKO Keith’s revamp

The federal government has decided that the proposed renovation of the RKO Keith’s Theatre in downtown Flushing would not pose a hazard to planes landing and taking off from LaGuardia Airport. Comments (2).
South Ozone Park

Cuomo unveils his vision for new convention center

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he wants the Aqueduct racino in South Ozone Park to be the site of the nation’s largest convention center during his State of the State address last week. Comment.
Flushing

CB 7 rejects Mormon plan

Community Board 7 roundly rejected plans Monday night from the Mormon church to build a two-story chapel on 33rd Avenue that required exemptions from zoning laws. Comment.
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