District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Category: Legislation Introductions


Constantinides, Richards Resolution Condemns Aggressive Trump Policy Against Nepalis

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

March 28, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides,
Richards Resolution Condemns Aggressive Trump Policy Against Nepalis

Introduction
Comes as End to TPS Threatens Immigrations Status for Thousands of Immigrants

New York City Hall — Council
Members Costa Constantinides and Donovan Richardstoday formally
condemned the Trump administration’s misguided decision to officially revoke
later this year temporary protective status (TPS) for thousands of Nepalese
living in the United States. 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 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

Council Members Announce Legislative Package to End Stipulated Fine Program, Significantly Improve Safety for Pedestrians, Cyclists, and Drivers

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

October 17, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500/646-573-8496

Council Members Announce Legislative Package to End Stipulated Fine Program, Significantly Improve Safety for Pedestrians, Cyclists, and Drivers

New York City Hall — Council Members Costa Constantinides, Ydanis Rodriguez, Antonio Reynoso, Stephen Levin, and Chaim Deutsch today announced legislation to abolish the controversial Stipulated Fine Program, and hold delivery companies accountable for recklessly parking on crowded streets. 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

Constantinides Announces Introduction of Bill to Easily Manage Property Taxes

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

For Immediate Release
October 30, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Announces Introduction of Bill to Easily Manage Property Taxes

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Member Costa Constantinides today announced that he will introduce a bill to ease property tax management, creating greater transparency between the Department of Finance (DOF) and property owners. READ MORE

Constantinides Introduces Legislation to Combat Asthma

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

For Immediate Release
September 27, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Introduces Legislation to Combat Asthma
Bills Raise Awareness of Asthma Prevalence and Increase Treatment Availability

New York City Hall – READ MORE

Constantinides Introduces Bill to Encourage Use of Electric Vehicles

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

For Immediate Release
March 22, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Introduces Bill to Encourage Use of Electric Vehicles

New York City Hall – City Council Members Costa Constantinides and Ydanis Rodriguez today announced the introduction of INT. READ MORE

Constantinides Introduces Bills to Encourage Organ Donation

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

For Immediate Release
May 27, 2015
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Introduces Bills to Encourage Organ Donation

New York City Hall – City Council Member Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) today announced the introduction of two bills that would encourage organ donation. READ MORE