District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Council Members Introduce Bill to Combat Marine Debris Plaguing NYC Waterways

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

March 29, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Council Members Introduce
Bill to Combat Marine Debris Plaguing NYC Waterways

Would Establish Office of
Marine Debris, Putting Resources Behind Traditional Volunteer Efforts

Astoria,
NY —
Council
Members Costa Constantinides and Eric Ulrich today announced new legislation to
significantly clean up marine debris on New York City beaches, particularly
targeting derelict boats around Jamaica Bay. READ MORE

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

District 22 Participatory Budgeting Ballot for 2019 Released

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

March 25, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

District 22 Participatory Budgeting Ballot Released

Enables Citizens to Decide How $1 million in Discretionary Funds
Are Spent

Astoria,
NY —
Council
Member Costa Constantinides today announced the proposed public works for this
year’s Participatory Budgeting ballot. READ MORE

Council Members Recognize Greek Independence Day at City Hall

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

March 12, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Council Members Recognize Greek Independence Day at City Hall
Event Recognizes Greek-American Leaders and their Contributions Across New York City

New York City Hall — The City Council  last night recognized Greek Independence Day in the Council Chambers at City Hall. READ MORE

Constantinides Joins Nepali Community to Unveil Mount Everest Way

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

March 11, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides Joins Nepali Community to Unveil Mount Everest Way

This Jackson Heights Intersection Will Serve as a Permanent Tribute to the Community

Jackson Heights, NY — Council Member Costa Constantinides on Saturday joined Nepali dignitaries and community leaders to officially co-name 75th Street and 31st Avenue as “Mount Everest Way” in Jackson Heights. 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

2019 State of the District Address

Council Member Costa Constantinides 
State of the District Address
P.S. 2 — The Alfred Zimberg School, January 31
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery

Before I begin I want to thank Principal Goldman and everyone here at PS 2 for hosting us tonight. I also want to thank our City Council Queens Delegation Chair the Koz, Karen Koslowitz. READ MORE

Constantinides Lays Out Bold, Sustainable Vision for Council District 22

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

February 1, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-2500

East Elmhurst, N.Y. — Council Member Costa Constantinides last night outlined a bold vision to enhance resiliency, sustainability, and opportunity throughout District 22 in 2019. His State of the District address at P.S. READ MORE

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

January 30, 2019
Contact: Terence Cullen
718-274-4500

Constantinides, de Blasio administration Announce Solar Panels on Six Council District 22 Schools

Move Reflects Citywide Commitment to Reduce Its Dependence on Fossil Fuels to Significantly Decrease Carbon Emissions in the Next 30 Years

Astoria, N.Y. 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