The Long Island City Industrial Business Zone (IBZ), which is one of many dedicated manufacturing sectors in a citywide initiative that focuses on preserving industry, received nearly 25 percent more funds from the city this year than 2014, a total of $100,946.
he hope of Jamestown, the developers of the Falchi Building — as well as 1250 Broadway and Chelsea Market in Manhattan — is that the food-focused ground level concourse will serve as a drawing point for the building’s employees, as well as visitors and neighbors from all over the city.
Long Island City residents can now think “outside the box” when it comes to dining. Inside the Falchi Building is a brand new 2,000-square-foot pop-up artisanal food fair, known as The Food Box. It is located on the ground floor of the five-story, 657,660-square-foot, multi-tenant, mixed-use building, located at 31-00 47th Avenue. “The Food Box […]
New traffic light at dangerous Astoria corner After 41 years of rejected pleas, a busy and sometimes fatal intersection on 21st Street in Astoria now has a traffic light thanks largely to the efforts of Councilmember Peter F. Vallone Jr. The story behind the 21st Street and 30th Drive intersection dates back to 1968, when […]