Posts tagged rockaway
Rockaway Pipeline Project Delayed

The saga continues as the fight to shut down The Williams Companies' Northeast Supply Enhancement Project, which aims to place a 23-mile pipeline just south of the Marine Parkway Bridge that would extend to Raritan Bay, New Jersey, brings new developments. On Friday, April 20th, TWC had a critical water quality permit for their pipeline denied, however, the battle is nowhere near over. Citizens of Rockaway will have an opportunity to publicly express how they feel about the pipeline tomorrow, April 26th, in Brooklyn in Brooklyn at The Best Western Gregory Hotel (8315 4th ave.) from 5-9 pm.

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Revitalization Breathes New Life for Far Rockaway Shopping Center

As passengers depart the A Train at Mott Avenue in Far Rockaway, they’re greeted by the dilapidated sight of the Thriftway Shopping Center. The once-vibrant marketplace is now a constant reminder of what happens when communities are forgotten, and their people are ignored.

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INTERVIEW: Assemblywoman Michele Titus

After law school, I started working for a local State Senator, and after working for her for maybe six months, I took a job as the Executive Director for the New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus, which is comprised of all the legislators of color throughout the State of New York.

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