Lindenwood Alliance

Board weighs in on DOT plan to fix Lindenwood parking problems
South Terence M. Cullen 6/10/2013 at 3:47PM

Community Board (CB) 10 has approved a new plan, with amendments, to ameliorate parking problems on a Lindenwood block. The Department of Transportation (DOT) proposed the plan for 156th Avenue between 77th and 78th Streets. It would fix what a representative called a long-standing problem that is part of a larger infrastructure project on the [...]

DOT to study dangerous intersection
News Terence M. Cullen 10/17/2012 at 4:27PM

The Department of Transportation (DOT) will conduct a full traffic safety study of the area around a dangerous intersection after a community request in the heavily residential neighborhood. DOT officials, residents, elected officials and representatives from the mayor’s office met on Monday, October 15 to survey a traffic triangle in Lindenwood intersected by 88th Street [...]

Lindenwood graffiti cleaned up
Lindenwood graffiti cleaned up
News Terence M. Cullen 10/11/2012 at 12:34PM

Lindenwood residents united to take down a tag. On the weekend of September 29, vandals hit nearly an entire wall of the medical building located at 82-12 151st Avenue, residents said. Dr. Anthony Napolitano, who practices in and owns the building, noticed the graffiti, according to Lindenwood Alliance President Joann Ariola. Napolitano planned to pay [...]

Lindenwood Shopping Center to get better signs, liquor store
Lindenwood Shopping Center to get better signs, liquor store
News Terence M. Cullen 9/18/2012 at 7:45AM

The Lindenwood Shopping Center is bustling. A bolder fire lane and repainted parking lines were added to the center’s busy parking lot following a number of complaints from residents and elected officials. New, larger signage will be installed soon as well. Assemblymember Phillip Goldfeder, who pushed for clearer lines and direction in the shopping center, [...]

Concerns over homeless woman and dangerous intersection at Lindenwood Alliance meeting
News Terence M. Cullen 9/14/2012 at 1:28PM

A local homeless woman, a dangerous intersection and continued worries about a potential liquor store were the focus of discussions at September’s Lindenwood Alliance meeting. President Joann Ariola brought up the concern for the homeless woman, called Laura, who had been making Cross Bay Boulevard her home over the past few months. While the woman [...]

Parking problems persist at Lindenwood Shopping Center
Parking problems persist at Lindenwood Shopping Center
South Terence M. Cullen 8/21/2012 at 5:17PM

Bobby Patel, owner of Village Card and Gifts, said during busy times of year — like during the holidays or when school is in session — it is not uncommon to see cars blocking the fire lane in the parking lot of the Lindenwood Shopping Center. About twice a year, he said there will be [...]

Lindenwood liquor store meets opposition
News Terence M. Cullen 8/15/2012 at 2:11PM

Concerned over its proximity to a school, many members of the Lindenwood Alliance voiced reluctance toward a proposed liquor store in the Lindenwood Shopping Center. Members voted 20-8 against the liquor store at their August 13 meeting. The primary worry was that the store, which would be located at 82-33 153rd Avenue, would be too [...]

Lindenwood Alliance tackles DOT, DOE issues
News Alexa Altman 3/16/2012 at 12:18PM

The March meeting of the Lindenwood Alliance featured a special dedication to Thomas Pascale, captain of the 106th Precinct. “From the beginning, he has been supportive of our civic community,” said Lindenwood Alliance co-founder and president, Christina Gold. “He’s someone in a position of leadership who has been in support of this group. He has [...]

Joining forces to prevent crime
Joining forces to prevent crime
News Melissa Chan 11/15/2011 at 9:24AM

The 106th Precinct — and youngsters from the Precinct’s Law Enforcement Explorers program — joined forces with the Lindenwood Alliance to spread awareness about personal safety. At the “Crime Prevention Fair” on Friday, November 11, organization members were on hand at the Walter Ward Playground in Howard Beach to pass out an assortment of fliers [...]