Hotel to rise on Skillman Ave in Long Island City
Hotel to rise on Skillman Ave in Long Island City
News Michael Pantelidis 2/22/2012 at 1:34PM

The City University of New York (CUNY) is aiming to check in to the borough’s new hotel hotspot. CUNY recently sent out a request for proposal (RFP) to hospitality industry consultants, seeking ideas on how to develop its lot on Skillman Avenue in Long Island City nearLaGuardia Community College — with the goal of building [...]

Flushing’s future includes cleaning up Brownfields
Business Alana Manning 10/19/2011 at 4:14PM

The Flushing-Willets Point-Corona Local Development Corporation (FWCLDC) introduced the community to its new initiative – the Brownfield Opportunity Areas (BOA) Program. The program is a community-driven economic project that will revitalize so-called ‘brownfields’ – any property which would have complications with redevelopment or reuse because of the potential presence of contamination. The program would promote [...]