A new mixed-use, residential and commercial $225 million building with hundreds of units is planned for Downtown Jamaica near the AirTrain, officials said.
The bustling Jamaica Station recently celebrated a century as the transportation hub of southeast Queens. “We celebrate the 100th anniversary of Jamaica Station assured that it will continue to play a strategic role in the future of mass transit in our region,” said Thomas Prendergast, MTA Chair and CEO. The station opened in 1913 and [...]
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For many commuters who travel between Long Island and Manhattan, Jamaica is just a stop along the journey. But for Dan Greene, it’s much more than a transit hub. Greene has developed a passion for Jamaica’s economic development. He has so much interest in the area that in May he became chairman of the board [...]