District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

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

Constantinides Opens Recently Renovated Astoria Houses Basketball Court

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

July 20, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen
O: 718-274-4500

Constantinides Opens Recently Renovated Astoria Houses Basketball Court 

Astoria, N.Y. — Council Member Costa Constantinides, joined by local civic leaders and representatives from the New York City Housing Authority, unveiled today the newly renovated basketball court at the Astoria Houses. READ MORE

Constantinides Announces Fiscal Year 2019 Funding for Immigrant Services

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

For Immediate Release
July 2, 2018
Contact: Terence Cullen

Constantinides Announces Fiscal Year 2019 Funding for Immigrant Services

Astoria, N.Y. — Council Member Costa Constantinides today outlined ways in which the Fiscal Year 2019 budget provides vital services to immigrant communities in District 22. 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

Constantinides Unveils Winning Participatory Budgeting Projects

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

For Immediate Release
April 24, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Unveils Winning Participatory Budgeting Projects

Astoria, N.Y. – New York City Council Member Costa Constantinides today announced which capital projects won a district-wide vote to receive discretionary funding as part of the Participatory Budgeting program.   READ MORE

Constantinides Casts His Participatory Budgeting Ballot

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

For Immediate Release
April 7, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Casts His Participatory Budgeting Ballot

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Member Costa Constantinides kicking off the start of Participatory Budgeting in his district by casting his ballot for his favorite projects. READ MORE

District 22 Participatory Budgeting Project Proposals Unveiled

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

For Immediate Release
March 9, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

District 22 Participatory Budgeting Project Proposals Unveiled

Astoria, N.Y. – From April 7th-15th, residents of the 22nd Council District will again vote on how to spend $1 million on local projects to improve the neighborhood. READ MORE

Statement on March 8, 2018 budget hearing on the MTA

Statement re: March 8, 2018 City Council Transportation Committee budget hearing on the MTA

Council Member Costa Constantinides said, “At the March 8th Council Transportation Committee budget hearing on the MTA, I questioned Chairman Joe Lhota on the authority’s priorities in Astoria and across our city.  The MTA has shown a blatant disregard for our community by implementing the Enhanced Station Initiative project which has shutdown entire subway stations for merely cosmetic improvements.  READ MORE

Elected Officials Hold Greek Independence Celebration

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

For Immediate Release
March 5, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Elected Officials Hold Greek Independence Celebration

New York City Hall – City Council Members Costa Constantinides and Paul Vallone, in conjunction with Speaker Corey Johnson, today celebrated the anniversary of Greek Independence. READ MORE