10-39 47th Road to turn into eating/drinking establishment

10-39 47th Road, originally zoned for manufacturing, is now in the process of being rezoned for retail use. A permit issued in February calls for the following:1 OBTAIN A NEW CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY FOR CONVERTING FROM MANUFACTURING TO EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENT WITHOUT DANCING AT EXISTING 2 STORY BUILDING, INCLUDING INTERIOR RENOVATION WORK AT FIRST […]
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Work still has not started at 27-01 Jackson Avenue a/k/a 27-19 43rd Avenue

When we stopped by 27-01 Jackson Avenue, a/k/a 27-19 43rd Avenue, former home of Gas Trac in January, it appeared that work was about to start on the site.1 Last week, we stopped by and we saw that not much has changed since then. Although there are construction vehicles and material on the site, excavation has […]
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Rebar sprouting at 22-24 Jackson Avenue, former home of 5 Pointz

The last time we stopped by at 22-24 Jackson Avenue, excavation work had just started on the site.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that foundation work is moving along, with rebar sprouting from the ground, as seen in the photos below. The Department of Buildings approved permits for the site on May […]
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41-21 28th Street reaches sixth floor

In March, we stopped by 41-21 28th Street and noted that the structure had cleared the construction fence.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that construction has has now reached the sixth floor, as seen in the photo below. On-site signage calls for a fall 2016 delivery date. According to permits filed with the DOB, plans […]
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6th Annual LIC YMCA Silent Auction & Wine Tasting Benefit

Long Island City YMCA Wine Tasting & Auction Wed, June 08, 2016 6:30PM to 9:30PM (Eastern) The Long Island City YMCA’s Wine Tasting & Auction is an annual event that honors Long Island City heroes, while raising awareness of and support for the Y Annual Campaign, which supports our financial assistance program. At the Y, […]
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