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Willets Point biz owners fighting for repairs, legal fees
Willets Point biz owners fighting for repairs, legal fees
News Melissa Chan 5/18/2012 at 12:06PM

A coalition of Willets Point business owners are urging the city to repair severely deteriorated streets in their “forgotten land” before emergency response times are more hindered and further revenue is lost. “There is no reason to deny our neighborhood essential services. We are New York City taxpayers, and we will not tolerate having to [...]

Paving work leads to problems in Flushing
Paving work leads to problems in Flushing
News Alexa Altman 1/30/2012 at 12:57PM

As rain drops sprinkled 32nd Avenue in Flushing, residents wondered if the water would soon make its way into their basements. Locals are enraged over what they feel is a poor repaving job along their street, which, according to them, has caused excess water to build up during rainstorms, running onto their lawns and eventually [...]