Gregory Meeks

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Jamaica »

Queens Street Renamed After Police Officer Killed in 1971

The corner of 91st Avenue and 188th Street was renamed “Patrolman Kenneth Anthony Nugent Way.”

Jamaica »

Embattled State Sen. Smith Faces Primary Challengers

In the 14th state Senate district, three candidates will compete in the Democratic primary on Sept. 9.

Jamaica »

$225M Tower Coming to Jamaica AirTrain Station Area

The building will include commercial space on the ground floor and mixed-income apartment units.

Rego Park »

Queens College to Study Reactivating Abandoned Rail Line

The Rockaway Beach Rail Line is also being considered for the QueensWay, officials said.

Forest Hills »

Residents to Hash Out QueensWay Design in Series of Workshops

Locals’ opinions will be taken into consideration for the final design.

Jamaica »

Labor Union Leader Wins Primary for Jamaica City Council Seat

I. Daneek Miller received 24 percent of the vote in Democratic primary for the Council District 27 seat.

Forest Hills »

Design Firms Plan Queens 'High Line' on Abandoned Railway

Two prominent architecture firms will lead a study of the viability of the QueensWay project.

Rego Park »

Plans for QueensWay Park Project Move Forward

Two firms are in the running to complete a feasibility study for the Queens High Line.

New York City »

Corruption 'Pervasive' in New York Politics, Says U.S. Attorney

Dan Halloran on New York politics: "Money is what greases the wheels... It's all about how much."

Forest Hills »

Queens Pols Want to Use Sandy Funds to Rebuild Derelict Rail Line

Reps. Jeffries and Meeks back revitalization of the old rail line.

Downtown »

Politicians Push for African Burial Ground Museum in Lower Manhattan

US Rep. Jerrold Nadler wants a memorial museum and education center so the graves are not forgotten.