District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

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 7, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Elected Officials Hold Greek Independence Celebration

New York City Hall – City Council Members Costa Constantinides, Vincent Gentile, and Paul Vallone, in conjunction with Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, today celebrated the anniversary of Greek Independence. READ MORE

Participatory Budgeting Project Proposals Unveiled

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

For Immediate Release
March 4, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Participatory Budgeting Project Proposals Unveiled

Astoria, N.Y. – After a successful Participatory Budgeting process last year, residents of the 22nd Council District will again vote on how to spend $1.5 million on local projects to improve the neighborhood. READ MORE

Traffic Safety Mitigation Planned for Streets Surrounding Astoria Park

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

For Immediate Release
February 17, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Traffic Safety Mitigation Planned for Streets Surrounding Astoria Park

Astoria, N.Y. – Traffic safety mitigation measures will soon be implemented on the streets surrounding Astoria Park. READ MORE

2016 State of the District Address

 

Council Member Costa Constantinides
State of the District Address
Delivered at PS 122 on January 25, 2016

Thank you, everyone. Good evening. Let me begin by thanking Principal Sabel and everyone here at PS 122 for allowing us the privilege of sharing this space. As an alum of this school’s Gifted and Talented program, I can tell you firsthand that the culture this school creates is special. READ MORE

Officials Announce Safety Improvements Along 21st Avenue

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

For Immediate Release
January 15, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Announce Safety Improvements Along 21st Avenue

Astoria, N.Y. – City Council Member Costa Constantinides, State Assemblymember Aravella Simotas, State Senators Michael Gianaris and Jose Peralta, and New York City Department of Transportation Queens Commissioner Nicole Garcia announced upcoming safety improvements along 21st Avenue. 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 18, 2015
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Collect Winter Coats for Families in Need

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

City Council Unanimously Passes Constantinides Bill to Encourage Geothermal Energy

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

For Immediate Release
December 7, 2015
Contact: Shachar Sharon

City Council Unanimously Passes Constantinides Bill to Encourage Geothermal Energy
Social Costs of Carbon Emissions to be used in Determining Cost-Efficiency for First Time in City History

New York City Hall – READ MORE

Officials Hold Workshop on Traffic Safety Along Astoria Boulevard

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

For Immediate Release
December 2, 2015
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Hold Workshop on Traffic Safety Along Astoria Boulevard

Jackson Heights, N.Y. – Nearly 50 community members came together today to discuss traffic safety improvements along Astoria Boulevard between 77th to 92nd Streets at a workshop hosted by Council Member Constantinides, State Assemblymember Michael DenDekker and the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT), and joined by Assemblymember Jeffrion Aubry. READ MORE

Community Collaborates on Traffic Safety Improvements Around Astoria Park

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

For Immediate Release
October 28, 2015
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Community Collaborates on Traffic Safety Improvements Around Astoria Park

Astoria, N.Y. – Nearly 80 members of the Astoria community came together today to discuss traffic safety improvements along the streets surrounding Astoria Park at a public planning session hosted by Council Member Constantinides, State Assemblymember Aravella Simotas, and the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT). READ MORE