The City Planning Commission approved the 1,700-unit development. The City Council will vote next.
2030 Astoria Developers wants to construct nearly 1,700 apartments on the Astoria waterfront.
The board's advisory vote was to deny the plan unless the developer agrees to several stipulations.
The five-building project would bring nearly 1,700 new apartments to the Astoria waterfront.
The plan would extend the median separating Astoria Boulevard North and Grand Central Parkway.
The DOT presented details of its bike share program to Queens Community Board 1 Tuesday night.
Volunteers with Transporation Alternatives are campaigning for traffic calming measures for 21st Street.
The owners of a proposed 'bikini bar' on Steinway Street lost their liquor license bid Tuesday.
Plans would build a 6-story expansion at the Astoria medical center, to open in 2016.
CB1 voted against a recommendation for Racks, where the servers would don skimpy bikinis.
The parody site takes jabs at the board for being out of touch with the rest of the community.
The owners behind proposed Steinway Street bar Racks are set to go before Community Board 1 next week.
The parody site removed most of its content, claiming it had received legal threats.
Parks and DOT proposed slight changes for the new paths, which critics say are confusing and too narrow.
The phony site paints the community board as favoring the interests of business and property owners.
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