Newtown Civic Association

Elmhurst says it suffers from truck troubles
Elmhurst says it suffers from truck troubles
News Michael Pantelidis 3/28/2012 at 12:46PM

Elmhurst community leaders are hoping the NYPD will tow away the perturbing parking problem plaguing the neighborhood. The Newtown Civic Association is outraged over illegally parked commercial trucks on public streets in Elmhurst – often present overnight or for multiple days. According to Newtown Civic Association Treasurer Robert Valdes Clausell, companies hoping to avoid hefty [...]

Group wants to preserve ‘historic’ Elmhurst library
Group wants to preserve ‘historic’ Elmhurst library
News Michael Pantelidis 12/27/2011 at 5:00PM

Over 106 years, some structures become staples of their communities. This is the sentiment one Elmhurst civic association has expressed regarding the neighborhood’s historic library, which is set to be torn down and replaced with a larger, more modern facility. Members of the Newtown Civic Association are puzzled by Queens Library’s decision to destroy the [...]