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Some Progress On Flushing Trash Crisis

The Department of Sanitation, the Flushing Chamber of Commerce, the Flushing BID, Crown Container, Peter Tu and Councilman Peter Koo’s (D-Flushing) office came together on Monday morning to announce that they had another plan to address garbage pile-ups at the intersection of Prince Street and 37th Avenue. “All and all, it’s a good start and we’re very pleased,” Simon Gerson, […]

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Greater Flushing Chamber Of Commerce To Launch

On Nov. 13, the Greater Chamber of Commerce announced its formation, giving entrepreneurs and business owners throughout the neighborhood a new agency that will offer assistance. With a focus on education, networking and advocacy, the organization will hold a launch party on Dec. 11 at Flushing Town Hall, from 6 to 8 p.m. The Chamber grew out of One Flushing, […]

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New Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce aims to unify businesses

Downtown Flushing bristles with businesses. Yet for all its economic activity, the area doesn’t have a Chamber of Commerce to advocate for the businesses’ needs in government. But that’s about to change. John Choe is the executive director for the new Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. The organization is being put together and Choe plans on having a launch party for […]