District 22

Costa Constantinides

Astoria, East Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, Woodside

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 18, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Unveils Winning Participatory Budgeting Projects

Astoria, N.Y. – New York City Council Member Costa Constantinides today announced the winning Participatory Budgeting capital projects. From March 28-April 3, neighborhood residents voted for which projects they wanted to receive capital funding from a ballot created by community volunteers. READ MORE

Constantinides Casts Participatory Budgeting Ballot

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

For Immediate Release
March 28, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Casts Participatory Budgeting Ballot

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

Constantinides Introduces Bill to Encourage Use of Electric Vehicles

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

For Immediate Release
March 22, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Constantinides Introduces Bill to Encourage Use of Electric Vehicles

New York City Hall – City Council Members Costa Constantinides and Ydanis Rodriguez today announced the introduction of INT. READ MORE

Officials Announce New Traffic Light on Astoria Boulevard

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

For Immediate Release
March 18, 2016
Contact: Shachar Sharon

Officials Announce New Traffic Light on Astoria Boulevard

Astoria, N.Y. – City Council Member Costa Constantinides, State Assemblymember Aravella Simotas, State Senator Michael Gianaris, and New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) Queens Commissioner Nicole Garcia announced the recent installation of a new traffic light on the intersection of 43rd Street and Astoria Boulevard South. 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 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