Transportation

Traffic Barrier Hurts Retail

Traffic Barrier Hurts Retail

With one traffic change already in the books, a local politician has shifted his attention to another transportation issue. State Senator Joe Addabbo (D-Howard Beach)…

Rego Park Wants Speed Bumps

Rego Park Wants Speed Bumps

After seeing many cars speed through their area, three Rego Park residents are taking steps to make their neighborhood safer for them and their neighbors….

Three Train Stations Closer to Needed Repairs

Three Train Stations Closer to Needed Repairs

If preliminary projections are correct, three Queens train stations are closer to needed additions and reparations, beginning this year. According to Joseph Raskin, assistant director…

Looking Back 2011 – Year in Review

Looking Back 2011 – Year in Review

The passage of 2011 has brought us to the threshold of yet another year– our 35th year of publication. Looking ahead we wonder what changes…

After Shooting, Bus Union Wants Safety

After Shooting, Bus Union Wants Safety

Following the random shooting of two bus passengers in Jamaica, the union that represents MTA bus drivers in Queens called for better security and asked…

DSNY Plans For Snow

DSNY Plans For Snow

In light of the heavy amounts of snowfall that hammered Queens last winter, city sanitation officials last week assured Queens residents that they would be…