District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Category: environmental protection


New York City Council Passes Bold, Sweeping Climate Mobilization Act

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

April 18, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

New York City Council
Passes Bold, Sweeping Climate Mobilization Act

Legislative Package Sets
New York City on Course for a Brighter, Greener, Safer Future

New
York City Hall —
The New York City Council today voted in favor of the Climate Mobilization
Act, a nine-piece legislative package to fight the growing effects of climate
change on the City’s future. READ MORE

Keynote Address at DC37, AFSCME Earth Day Expo

Council Member Costa Constantinides 
Keynote Address at DC37, AFSCME Earth Day Expo
125 Barclay Street, April 13
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery

Good afternoon!

I am so happy to celebrate Earth Day today with the amazing, hardworking women and men of DC37. A City is nothing without its people. READ MORE

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

Astoria, N.Y. READ MORE

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