Chamber Criticizes City’s Abandonment of Flushing West Redevelopment

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce criticized City Hall’s recent decision to abandon plans to rezone the Flushing West neighborhood of Queens. “We are disappointed that the plug was pulled from the ambitious Flushing West rezoning, particularly because of how engaged our community was with shaping our future. We held several community visioning exercises and town hall meetings where residents […]

New assistance program aims to help Flushing businesses grow

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce has been selected by city agencies to offer several new business assistance programs as part of the launch and first phase of the “Flushing 2050 Community Building Initiative.” According to Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce Executive Director John Choe, Flushing 2050 is a long term visioning process to enable members of the community to voice […]

Lunar New Year Parade Reception

Saturday, February 13 9:30-10:30 AM @Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce 39-01 Main Street, Suite 511, Flushing NY 11354 Ready for the Year of the Monkey? Join the Flushing Chamber for hot coffee and donuts. Then we’ll all head to the parade together. Bring signs or banners representing your organization or business. The parade will last about an hour. Dress warmly! […]

Star of Queens: John Choe, Executive Director, Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce

BACKGROUND: John Choe is the executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Choe works to identify and address issues of, as well as advocate for, the Flushing business community. As executive director, he provides networking opportunities to the Flushing community, such as Flushing Night Out, to provide a multicultural space and encourage conversation. Choe also organizes educational opportunities […]