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    The Flushing Chamber can help you navigate government rules and regulations.  By mobilizing our business community and unifying behind a common agenda, we can bring more resources and better services to our neighborhood.

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Flushing’s Economy: Challenges & Opportunities,” a community profile published in May 2013.  This report provides a snapshot of the local business community, summarizes the challenges many entrepreneurs face in Flushing, and outlines a list of recommendations to address these issues.

Flushing Commercial District Needs Assessment,” a study of the business community currently being conducted by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS).  The study will provide a comprehensive review of the conditions and challenges facing local entrepreneurs, residents, and consumers in downtown Flushing.

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Chamber Encourages Community to Register to Vote

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce joined with our community during National Voter Registration Day to launch a voter registration campaign in Flushing, Queens. The event was organized by Asian Pacific Americans Voting & Organizing to Increase Civic Engagement (APA VOICE), a non-partisan collaboration of 19 organizations seeking to increase civic engagement in the Asian American community. The last day […]

Discussion: History and Commerce in the Old and New Netherlands

In the past, this discussion on the “History and Commerce in the Old and New Netherlands” led by Jack Eichenbaum took place in January 2017. Now after a year and half, Jack has some new insights to share after ruminating on the subject and the “geo-synchronous” parallels it provides. On September 30th, from 2:30PM thru 4:30PM in the Queens Historical […]

Flushing Creek Bike Tour

Flushing Creek Bike Tour ~Sunday, September 9, 10am-12pm~ Sergey Kadinsky, author of Hidden Waters of New York City, will lead this ride. Join Sergey, NYC H2O, Guardians of Flushing Bay, Empire Dragon Boat Team and Friends of Flushing Creek on a bike tour along this waterway that explores Flushing Creek from its source to its mouth. Flushing Creek is an urban waterway hidden […]
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