Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder also says it will help revitalize the Rockaways.
Major League Soccer officials visited a potential replacement park site as pro stadium plans moved ahead.
A plan to turn an abandoned rail line into the QueensWay park is meeting opposition from civic groups.
Polluted land near Flushing Meadows-Corona Park is among the potential sites for a replacement park.
The hearing will feature proposals on the use of abandoned Long Island Rail Road tracks in Queens.
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