Lindenwood Shopping Center

Speed board installed near Lindenwood’s P.S. 232
Speed board installed near Lindenwood’s P.S. 232
News Maggie Hayes 10/16/2013 at 3:08PM

Speeders take note and slow down. A new mobile speed board has been installed across the street from P.S. 232 in Lindenwood, right outside the bustling Lindenwood Shopping Center on 153rd Avenue. “The Department of Transportation (DOT) has finally responded to our concerns,” said Assemblymember Phillip Goldfeder, who requested a “traffic calming device” be brought [...]

Push for speed cameras around Howard Beach schools
Push for speed cameras around Howard Beach schools
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 9/03/2013 at 5:42PM

Speeding drivers will be put to a stop if one south Queens pol has his way. State Senator Joseph Addabbo is pushing for Howard Beach’s P.S. 232 and 207 to be considered for a pilot program designed to nab speedy drivers around schools. A new state law went into effect on Saturday, August 31 that [...]

Parents, officials call for crosswalk outside Lindenwood school
Parents, officials call for crosswalk outside Lindenwood school
Education & Kids Terence M. Cullen 6/17/2013 at 1:36PM

As students poured out of school, a crowd gathered on the corner of 153rd Avenue and 83rd Street in Lindenwood. Passing through were parents and guardians, sometimes holding the hands of several children as they tried to cross 153rd Avenue toward the Lindenwood Shopping Center. The crossing guard shuttled people across 83rd Street, but could [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]