District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

Constantinides, Torres Start Petition for Cleaner Power Plants

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

For Immediate Release
March 23, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides, Torres Start Petition for Cleaner Power Plants

Astoria, N.Y. – City Council Members Costa Constantinides and Ritchie Torres today announced the creation of an online petition that calls for cleaner power generation. READ MORE

Officials Announce Removal of Trailers from PS 151 Playground

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

For Immediate Release
March 13, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Announce Removal of Trailers from PS 151 Playground

Woodside, N.Y. – Borough President Melinda Katz, Council Member Costa Constantinides, and Schools Construction Authority (SCA) President Lorraine Grillo today announced that all 11 Transportable Classroom Units, or trailers, will be removed from the PS 151 playground.   READ MORE

Elected Officials Hold Greek Independence Celebration

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

For Immediate Release
March 2, 2016
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 Melissa Mark-Viverito, today celebrated the anniversary of Greek Independence. READ MORE

Elected Officials, Community Stakeholders Support Constantinides Steinway Street Plan

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

For Immediate Release
February 24, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Elected Officials, Community Stakeholders Support Constantinides Steinway Street Plan
Call for Public Input on Reinvestment Proposal

Astoria, N.Y. – Members of the Steinway Astoria Partnership, Transportation Alternatives, Senator Michael Gianaris, Assemblymember Aravella Simotas, Assemblymember Brian Barnwell, Community Board 1, and others today announced their support of Council Member Constantinides’ proposal to reinvest in Steinway Street. 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
February 21, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

District 22 Participatory Budgeting Project Proposals Unveiled

Astoria, N.Y. – Starting next month, residents of the 22nd Council District will again vote on how to spend $1 million on local projects to improve the neighborhood. READ MORE

Astoria Leaders Hold Rally in Support of Muslim Community

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

For Immediate Release
February 3, 2017
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Astoria Leaders Hold Rally in Support of Muslim Community

Astoria, N.Y. – Elected officials, community leaders, and hundreds of members of the public gathered today to rally in support of the large Muslim-American community in Astoria and throughout the U.S. READ MORE

2017 State of the District Address

Council Member Costa Constantinides
State of the District Address
Delivered at I.S. 126 on January 31, 2017

Thank you all for being here today. Before I begin, I want to thank Principal Angueira and everyone here at IS 126 for allowing us the privilege of using this space tonight. READ MORE

Constantinides Chairs Committee Hearing on Richards’ Flood Mitigation Bill

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

For Immediate Release
January 23, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Chairs Committee Hearing on Richards’ Flood Mitigation Bill

New York City Hall – City Council Member Costa Constantinides, Chair of the Council’s Environmental Protection Committee, today held a hearing on INT. 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 16, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Collect Winter Coats for Families in Need

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