A community agreement will provide more votes and input from locals, organizers said.
Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras urged centers throughout her district to come forward if they have space.
The cleanup efforts also include funding for neighborhood plazas in Corona and Jackson Heights
Corona Plaza, Diversity Plaza and the 78th Street play street will be the focus of a Jane's Walk.
The center will feature state-of-the-art treatment for women, including prenatal care.
The informal discussion will allow women in the district to discuss issues that are important to them.
Councilman Dromm was selected to chair education, while Councilwoman Ferreras will head finance.
The festivities are taking place in Corona and Jackson Heights
The Talking Heads singer helped celebrate the grant, which will be used to maintain the plaza.
"Legislative Acts" is a play by and about local politicians in Queens.
The small business incubator will lend support to local store owners who want to set up shop in the mall.
Roosevelt Avenue near 90th Street was the site of two recent murders in the neighborhood.
The fountain, built for the 1964 World's Fair, has become an eyesore in the decades since.
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