District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Queens Elected Officials Send Letters to MTA

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

For Immediate Release
February 15, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Queens Elected Officials Send Letters to MTA Opposing
Subway Station Construction Projects and Station Closures in Astoria

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Member Costa Constantinides, State Senator Michael Gianaris, and State Assemblymember Aravella Simotas today sent two letters to the MTA New York City Transit President opposing a planned subway station construction project and asking for shuttle bus service to alleviate the problems from current station closures. READ MORE

Community Rallies Against MTA Construction Plan at Ditmars Boulevard Station

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

For Immediate Release
February 8, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Community Rallies Against MTA Construction Plan at Ditmars Boulevard Station

Astoria, N.Y. – Elected officials, community leaders, small business owners, and members of the public gathered today to rally in opposition to the planned construction project at the Ditmars Boulevard N/W Station in Astoria. READ MORE

2018 State of the District Address

Council Member Costa Constantinides
State of the District Address
Delivered at P.S. 17 on January 30th, 2018
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery

Thank you all for coming tonight. First let me thank Principal Heyward and the wonderful staff here at PS 17 for hosting us tonight. I want to give a shout out to my colleagues in government, including Public Advocate Letitia James and Council Member and Queens Delegation Chair Karen Koslowitz. READ MORE

Constantinides Re-appointed to Chair Council’s Environmental Protection Committee

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

For Immediate Release
January 11, 2018
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Re-appointed to Chair Council’s Environmental Protection Committee
Appointed to Council’s Budget Negotiating Team

New York City Hall – Council Member Costa Constantinides was today re-appointed by Speaker Corey Johnson as Chair of the Environmental Protection Committee. READ MORE

Officials Collect Winter Coats for Families in Need

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

For Immediate Release
December 20, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Collect Winter Coats for Families in Need

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Member Costa Constantinides, Assemblymembers Aravella Simotas and Brian Barnwell, and State Senator Michael Gianaris gathered today with over 100 winter coats donated by community members for families in need. READ MORE

Council to Vote on Constantinides, Torres Bill on Cleaner Power Generation

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

For Immediate Release
December 18, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Council to Vote on Constantinides, Torres Bill on Cleaner Power Generation

Astoria, N.Y. – Council Members Costa Constantinides and Ritchie Torres today celebrated the upcoming vote of their bill INT. 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