Rockaway Courthouse

Old Rockaway Courthouse to become medical center
Old Rockaway Courthouse to become medical center
South Maggie Hayes 7/16/2013 at 2:57PM

The gavel has struck, and the deteriorating, old Rockaway Courthouse can be completely rehabilitated into a new medical center. The long-abandoned, 28,000-square-foot site on Beach Channel Drive was an eyesore to the community. Last Monday, July 8, the Borough Board approved the $50,000 sale of the property to developer Uri Kaufman of the Harmony Group. [...]

Rockaway Courthouse to be revitalized
News Melissa Chan 1/31/2012 at 1:09PM

The former Rockaway Courthouse — saved from its longtime sentence of stagnancy — has been given a second life. The limestone and marble courthouse, located at 90-01 Beach Channel Drive, was originally constructed in 1932. But for the last 20 years, the building has remained vacant. Now, the city is seeking interested buyers to reactivate [...]