Transit Issues

Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

Rockaway Beach

Rockaway residents want to keep ferry

Hurricane Sandy transformed the Rockaways in many ways, both for the worse and better, but there is one change the storm brought about that some residents and elected officials are saying they especially hope will remain permanent: the Rockaway Beach Ferry Service. Comments (1).

Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013

Ozone Park

Ozone Park gets new pedestrian plaza

A new pedestrian plaza that will be partially located in Ozone Park is expected to be completed this week, the city Department of Transportation said. Comments (2).

Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

Springfield Gardens

Port Authority changes JFK runway plan to save 800 trees

The Port Authority has modified a runway rehabilitation plan at JFK Airport that would have brought planes in lower over areas of southeast Queens and required perhaps as many as 800 trees to be removed from Idlewild Park. Comment.
Jackson Heights

New life for deadly corner

A Jackson Heights business leader is trying to calm a neighboring community following two homicides in broad daylight last month. Comment.

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