Senator Toby Ann Stavisky

Waste transfer station meets with opposition
Waste transfer station meets with opposition
News Michael Pantelidis 1/11/2012 at 12:30PM

A local advocacy group is hoping the city trashes its plans for a waste transfer station near LaGuardia Airport – which it says attracts flying objects other than planes. The members of Friends of LaGuardia Airport believe the North Shore Marine Transfer Station, which is currently under construction in College Point and expected to be [...]

[Update] Queens postal center to remain open – for now
[Update] Queens postal center to remain open – for now
News Steve Mosco 12/14/2011 at 10:18AM

Elected officials joined union representatives and several community leaders to deliver a clear message to the United States Postal Service (USPS) — don’t even think about closing Queens’ distribution center. And for now, it seems the USPS got the message. Just days after State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky and Congressmember Joseph Crowley led a rally [...]

Letters Queens Courier Staff 11/17/2011 at 6:14PM

On Sunday, November 13, a new law went into effect that bans smoking in outdoor areas of ticketing, boarding and platforms on stations operated by the MTA. This law was passed by the State Legislature with bipartisan support and signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo in August 2011. Everyone has the right to breathe [...]

Donating a love of learning
Donating a love of learning
Education & Kids Jay Lane 9/27/2011 at 1:38PM

Patrons of the Rego Park Library can now learn about the Republic of Tatarstan directly from the source. Upon returning from a trip to Russia and Tatarstan, Senator Toby Ann Stavisky visited the library, located at 91-41 63rd Drive in Rego Park, on September 21 to donate three books she acquired on her journey. Tatarstan’s [...]