St. Saviour’s

Fight for more park land in Maspeth
Fight for more park land in Maspeth
News Billy Rennison 6/22/2012 at 8:34AM

As the search for a new home for St. Saviour’s Church continues, officials are looking into turning the former site into a park — possibly through the use of Eminent Domain. A warehouse currently sits on a corner of the one-and-a-half acre plot in Maspeth, which is owned by Maspeth Development, while the rest of [...]

165-year-old St. Saviour’s may have new home
165-year-old St. Saviour’s may have new home
News Billy Rennison 6/13/2012 at 8:57AM

A 165-year-old church may soon receive new life. There have been discussions to move St. Saviour’s Church to the Onderdonk House, a fellow historic Queens locale. St. Saviour’s has searched for a new home since being deconstructed four years ago. During that time it has been warehoused in trailers in Maspeth. Bob Holden, who has [...]

St. Saviour’s needs new storage space
St. Saviour’s needs new storage space
News Billy Rennison 4/12/2012 at 3:04PM

A historic Maspeth church needs salvation to avoid damnation. St. Saviour’s has been warehoused for the past few years by Galasso Trucking, which donated space and trailers when the 165-year-old church, which had been deconstructed, needed to be stored. The Maspeth trucking company now needs the space back. “They’ve been great, more than great,” said [...]