District 21

Julissa Ferreras-Copeland

East Elmhurst, Elmhurst, Jackson Heights, and Corona in Queens, including Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Lefrak City and LaGuardia Airport

Winning Projects:

Arts, Culture & CommunityFunded
Technology Upgrade at the Corona Library

Votes: 1000 | Cost: $35,000

38-23 104th Street, Corona
New tablets and computers for members of the Corona Library. Tablets will be available to rent for members with library cards.

EducationFunded
New Laptops for P.S. 16Q Students

Votes: 746 | Cost: $80,000

41-15 104th Street, Corona
P.S. 16Q will have new laptops for students to use, expanding the way to educate local students. Local students will learn via interactive lessons on the laptops.

EducationFunded
New Smartboards for P.S. 14Q

Votes: 463 | Cost: $80,000

107-01 Otis Avenue
P.S. 14Q will have new smart boards to teach on, expanding the way to educate local students. Local students will learn via interactive lessons on the smart boards.

Parks & RecreationFunded
Brand New Pathways at Park of the Americas

Votes: 570 | Cost: $300,000

104th Street and 42nd Avenue, Corona
Newly paved walkways and playing areas through the Park of the Americas.

Parks & RecreationFunded
Park of the Americas Bathroom Improvements

Votes: 619 | Cost: $500,000

104th Street and 42nd Avenue, Corona
This proposal is for 1/3 of the cost of new stalls, updated plumbing, improved signage for comfort station/restroom.


The following projects were not funded:

Arts, Culture & Community
New Computers & Tablets at the LeFrak City Library

Votes: 252 | Cost: $35,000

98-30 57th Avenue, Corona
New tablets and computers for members of the LeFrak City Library. Tablets will be available to rent for members.

Parks & Recreation
Bathroom Improvements at East Elmhurst Park

Votes: 153 | Cost: $500,000

100th Street and 25th Avenue, East Elmhurst
This proposal is for 1/3 of the cost of new stalls, updated plumbing, improved signage for comfort station/restroom.

Parks & Recreation
Bathroom Upgrade at Josephine Caminiti Playground

Votes: 128 | Cost: $500,000

102nd Street and Alstyne Avenue, Corona
This proposal is for 1/3 of the cost of new stalls, updated plumbing, improved signage for comfort station/restroom.

Parks & Recreation
Improved Lighting at East Elmhurst Playground

Votes: 160 | Cost: $200,000

100th Street and 25th Avenue, East Elmhurst
East Elmhurst playground lighting upgrade will allow for a safe playing experience during the early evening hours for families.

Parks & Recreation
Newly Paved Walkways Josephine Caminiti Playground

Votes: 102 | Cost: $300,000

102nd Street and Alstyne Avenue, Corona
Newly paved walkways through the park and playing areas.