greater jamaica development corporation

Working to bring Jamaica back to the heights
Working to bring Jamaica back to the heights
Business Queens Courier Staff 4/14/2012 at 3:38PM

Forty-five years ago, America’s downtown urban centers began a spiral of decay as jobs, shopping and housing moved out along new and planned highways to the suburbs.  Among the urban centers that suffered this fate was Downtown Jamaica, Queens. Until the 1960s, Downtown Jamaica was a thriving and major urban center of commerce, government and [...]

Ride Safe pilot program a success
Ride Safe pilot program a success
News Melissa Chan 11/15/2011 at 9:35AM

Two months after its inception, transit officials have hailed the pilot Ride Safe Livery Stand program a success. The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and Greater Jamaica Development Corporation (GJDC) — both instrumental figures in the stand’s creation — joined with other officials on Thursday, November 10 to celebrate the thriving launch [...]

Ride Safe Livery Stand pilot program hailed a success
Ride Safe Livery Stand pilot program hailed a success
News Melissa Chan 11/10/2011 at 1:30PM

Two months after its inception, transit officials have hailed the pilot Ride Safe Livery Stand program a success. The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and Greater Jamaica Development Corporation (GJDC) — both instrumental figures in the stand’s creation — joined with other officials on Thursday, November 10 to celebrate the thriving launch [...]