Become a Community Organizing Apprentice!

Apply ASAP!!! CNL's 10-month paid apprenticeship program for new organizers is designed to help individuals gain the skills to become agents of change in their communities. Apprentices receive a stipend to work full-time in a neighborhood-based host organization in NYC. Participants receive high-quality, weekly training and support services. Apprentices are…

Queens Immigrants’ Role In The Economy

From the Latin American storefronts on Jackson Heights’ Roosevelt Avenue to the diverse array of Asian businesses clustered along Flushing’s Main Street, immigration is visibly woven into Queens’ commercial corridors. But where exactly do immigrants fit into Queens’ economy and how have they left their mark? Christian Gonzalez-Rivera, a senior…

Main Street Project HWQ213C Water Service Interruption on 04/03/2017

Main Street Project HWQ213C – Community Advisory Notice - Water Service Interruption (04/03/2017) 緬街消防栓管道更新:4月3號供水服務將暫停3小時。請受影響的商家業主提前做好應對措施。 The Community Advisory Notice will be distributed to the businesses being affected. HWQ213C Community Advisory Notice for Water Shut Down - Apr 3 2017 (1) HWQ213C Community Advisory Notice for Water Shut Down - Apr 3…

Flushing Chamber Previews 2017 Agenda

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting last Thursday, where leaders elected new board members and previewed its 2017 agenda. John Choe, executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, talked about new initiatives, including Flushing’s first district marketing campaign. The district’s campaign wants to bring…

Prepare your business for today’s winter storm

PREPARE YOUR BIZ FOR TODAY'S WINTER STORM!   The City advises the following: severe weather conditions can destroy storefront facades, building structures, roofs, awnings, shatter facade glass/windows, etc. Once weather permits, business owners should be mindful of the following information:   - Snow and ice must be removed within four…