District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Category: environmental protection


Constantinides Introduces Bill to Create an NYC Department of Sustainability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

February 13, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides Introduces Bill to Create an NYC Department of Sustainability
Would Create the First Municipal-level Sustainability Agency in the United States if Passed

New York City Hall — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, today introduced a bill to create the New York City Department of Sustainability, which would be among the first municipal-level agencies in the nation dedicated to fighting climate change. READ MORE

Constantinides Opens New Hydroponic Science Lab at P.S. 84 — Steinway

Eleven Labs Now Funded at Council District 22 Schools Since 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

January 14, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides Opens New Hydroponic Science Lab at P.S. 84 — Steinway

Eleven Labs Now Funded at Council District 22 Schools Since 2014

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Constantinides Announces Bill with Speaker Johnson to Significantly Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Large Buildings by 2030

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

November 20, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides Announces Bill with Speaker Johnson to Significantly Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Large Buildings by 2030

New York City Hall — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, today announced legislation with Speaker Corey Johnson to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from large buildings by 40% over the next decade. READ MORE

Elected Officials, Residents, and Advocates Celebrate Passage of Jamaica Bay Bills to Protect This National Treasure and Surrounding Communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

September 28, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Astoria, N.Y. — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, was joined by Council Members Eric Ulrich, I. Daneek Miller, Adrienne Adams, Assembly Member Stacey Pheffer Amato, community leaders, and advocates in support of a recently-passed legislative package to restore Jamaica Bay as well as the communities that surround this national treasure. READ MORE

Constantinides, Environmental Advocates, Education Groups Outline Programs Supported By Greener NYC Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

September 25, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides, Environmental Advocates, Education Groups Outline Programs Supported By Greener NYC Initiative

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, joined with environmental advocates and education groups today in continued support of programs funded under the Greener NYC initiative. READ MORE

Council Member Costa Constantinides Statement on Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Extend the Public Comment Period for the New York and New Jersey Harbor and Tributaries Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection

September 18, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Council Member Costa Constantinides Statement on Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Extend the Public Comment Period for the New York and New Jersey Harbor and Tributaries Study

“I was pleased to hear today that the public comment period for the New York and New Jersey Harbor and Tributaries Study has been extended until November 5. READ MORE

Constantinides Urges U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Factor Rising Sea Levels into Plans to Guard New York City Against Storm Surge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection

September 12, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides Urges U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Factor Rising Sea Levels into Plans to Guard New York City Against Storm Surge

New York City Hall — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, is calling on the U.S. READ MORE

Constantinides Convenes Broad Coalition to Create A Historic Framework to Significantly Reduce Carbon Emissions from Large Buildings in New York City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

August 20, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

 

Constantinides Convenes Broad Coalition to Create A Historic Framework to Significantly Reduce Carbon Emissions from Large Buildings in New York City

New York City Hall — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, today stood with the de Blasio Administration, Urban Green Council, and allies in support of legislation to retrofit thousands of New York City buildings to drastically reduce carbon emissions over the next decade. READ MORE

Constantinides, Elected Officials, Community Advocates Call for More Monitoring of New York City Water Tanks After Disturbing News Reports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Council of the City of New York
Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22

August 10, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides, Elected Officials, Community Advocates Call for More Monitoring of New York City Water Tanks After Disturbing News Reports

Astoria, N.Y. — Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, today spoke outside the Astoria Houses in support of Intro. READ MORE