District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Category: environmental protection


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

Constantinides, Levine, and Torres to Introduce Bill Requiring Unannounced Inspections of Drinking Water Tanks

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

August 8, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Council Members Constantinides, Levine, and Torres to Introduce Bill Requiring Unannounced Inspections of Drinking Water Tanks

New York City Hall — Council Members Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Committee on Environmental Protection, Mark Levine, Chair of the Committee on Health, and Ritchie Torres, Chair of the Committee on Oversight and Investigation, introduced legislation today in partnership with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. READ MORE

City Council Unanimously Passes Constantinides Legislation to Encourage Wind Energy Adoption

The Council of the City of New York
Office of Costa Constantinides
(718) 274-4500

For Immediate Release
April 25, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

City Council Unanimously Passes Constantinides Legislation to Encourage Wind Energy Adoption

New York City Hall – In honor of Earth Day, the New York City Council today voted unanimously to pass a legislative package by Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Council’s Environmental Protection Committee, to encourage the adoption of wind energy. READ MORE