Press

City Council Set To Repeal Cabaret Law, Finally Legalize Dancing
Gothamist, October 30, 2017

Capital Improvements, School Tech Upgrade Funding Secured
Queens gazette, July 26, 2017

De Blasio Announces Start Of Diversity Plaza Construction In Jackson Heights
Queens gazette, July 26, 2017

Jackson Heights celebrates Chatpati Mela
Queens Chronicle, July 20, 2017

A Jackson Heights Oasis for Japanese Snacks: 969 NYC Coffee
New York Times, July 20, 2017

82nd Street Partnership stands with other BIDs citywide against hate aimed at small businesses 
Times Ledger, July 6, 2017

City offers advice for immigrant small business owners
Times Ledger, April 21, 2017

Business organizations in Sunnyside, Jackson Heights & the Rockaways get funding for major projects
QNS.com, April 17, 2017

Disminuye actividad económica entre negocios que atienden a latinos por miedo a Trump
NY1 Noticias, February 1, 2017

‘Economic Tsunami’: Fearing Donald Trump, Immigrants in New York Spend Less
 The New York Times, November 23, 2016

Mixed-use building coming to 82nd St.
Queens Chronicle, September 29, 2016

Mama Empanada to Open on Corner of 82nd Street/Roosevelt Next Week
Jackson Heights Post, June 23, 2016

82nd Street Partnership Starts Fundraising to Cover Some Costs of Hosting Viva La Comida!
Jackson Heights Post, June 20, 2016

Stringer tours small businesses in Jackson Heights
Queens Ledger, April 05, 2016

Jackson Heights Residents Surprised With Three Kings Day Festivities
NY1, January 4, 2016

Second annual Three Kings Day celebration to take place in Jackson Heights
QNS, December 31, 2015

Three Kings Day Parranda
Queens Gazette, December 30, 2015

Three Kings Day Celebration Will Sing and Dance Through Jackson Heights
Jackson Heights Post, December 24, 2015

Vice Chair Crowley, SBA Regional Administrator Kellie LeDet Meet with Small Businesses in Jackson Heights
Crowley House, October 27, 2015

Savor Global Street Food at Viva La Comida in Jackson Heights on Sat. Sept. 19
About Travel, September 16, 2015

¡Ven A Comer! Enjoy Music, Art, and Diverse Cuisines at at Viva La Comida in Jackson Heights
Crain’s 5boros, September 15, 2015

Vendors Gearing Up for Jackson Heights Food Festival
NY1, September 15, 2015

Viva La Comida, popular Jackson Heights festival, to take place Sept 19
Jackson Heights Post, August 28, 2015

Viva La Comida Heads Back to 82nd Street for 4th Annual Festival
DNAinfo, August 13, 2015

Mark-Viverito, Ferreras’ Lunch For Queens Women
Queens Gazette, April 1, 2015

Lunch Honors Queens Women
Queens Chronicle, March 26, 2015

BID Deal Promises More Community Input
Queens Tribune, March 12, 2015

82nd Street Partnership finds new way forward
Times Ledger, March 12, 2015

82nd Street Partnership, Councilwoman Ferreras, and Jackson Heights-Corona BID Steering Committee Announce Agreement
Nuestra Gente, March 10, 2015

Luz verde para expandir corredor comercial de la Roosevelt
El Diario, March 9, 2015

Festival Highlights the cuisine of Jackson Heights
Queens Ledger, September 25, 2014

Queens Partnership Promotes Its Diverse Neighborhood
NewsDoc Voices, September 25, 2014

Here’s What the Future of Food in Queens Looks Like
Village Voice “Fork in the Road” Blog, September 24, 2014

Viva la Comida Returns to Jackson Heights for Third Year
Times Ledger, September 19, 2014

Annual Viva la Comida to Highlight Local Flavor in Jackson Heights
Queens Courier, September 12, 2014

Taste Queens’ Best Food Carts and Dance on Party Bus at Annual Festival
DNAinfo New York, September 9, 2014

NYC DEPARTMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS
OF FISCAL YEAR 2015 AVENUE NYC GRANTS
Press Release, June 30, 2014

A tourist in my town
Queens Courier, June 27, 2014

Eyes on the Street: Jackson Heights Triangle Turns Into a Plaza
Streetsblog NYC, May 5, 2014

Jax. Heights pedestrian plaza greets May with arts and music
Times Ledger, May 2, 2014

Viva La Primavera Announced for Roosevelt Avenue, Queens
Viva La Primavera Anunciado para la Avenida Roosevelt en Queens
Press Release, April 28, 2014

New York City’s Paid Sick Leave Law Goes Into Effect: City Launches Public Education and Outreach Campaign
Office of the Mayor Press Release, April 1, 2014

Paid Sick Leave Law Takes Effect: Tips for Businesses
La Ley de Pago por Ausencia Laboral Debido a Enfermedad Toma Efecto: Consejos para Pequeños Negocios
Press Release, April 1, 2014

Jackson Heights Dance School Helping Kids Take Step in Right Direction
DNAinfo New York, February 3, 2014

Plazas may be more useful than you think
Queens Chronicle, January 9, 2014

New Look For Historic District In J.H.
Queens Tribune, January 2, 2014

Historic storefronts on 82nd St. get a makeover
Queens Ledger, December 24, 2013

82nd St. Partnership shows pride in project
Times Ledger, December 19, 2013

82nd Street Partnership unveils restoration of historic Jackson Heights building
Queens Courier, December 18, 2013

Historic Building Restoration Unveiled at 82-01 Roosevelt Avenue
Brownstoner Queens, December 18, 2013

Jackson Heights – Corona Business Improvement District Anuncia Gran Apoyo
Impacto Latin News, November 21, 2013

Jackson Heights-Corona BID shows potential for a cleaner, safer Roosevelt Avenue
Queens Courier, November 21, 2013

Jackson Heights–Corona Business Improvement District Announce Overwhelming Support
Jackson Heights–Corona Business Improvement District Anuncia Gran Apoyo
Press Release, November 19, 2013

Op-Ed: El BID de la Roosevelt: Belleza y propseridad
Queens Latino, November 11, 2013

Op-Ed: Jackson Heights – Corona BID Invirtiendo En Un Mejor Futuro
Queens Latino, November 11, 2013

Op-Ed: Making a BID for the Jackson Heights – Corona Commercial Corridor
Queens Courier, November 8, 2013

In Queens, Balking at Change, Even if It’s Called Improvement
New York Times, November 7, 2013

Taking Care of BIDness, Jackson Heights – Corona BID would be a boon

Queensborough, November 1, 2013

Op-Ed: Something to BID on
Queensborough, November 1, 2013

New Jackson Heights plaza to help revitalize neighborhood
Queens Courier, October 31, 2013

New life for deadly corner
Times Ledger, October 25, 2013

New plaza to lighten space with dark past
Queens Chronicle, October 24, 3013

Public given chance to get some answers
Queens Chronicle, October 24, 2013

New Plaza Installed in Jackson Heights
Brownstoner Queens, October 23, 2013

Grandes planes en Queens para nueva plaza comunitaria
El Diario, October 23, 2013

Community Plaza Proposed to Fight Crime in Jackson Heights
DNAinfo New York, October 21, 2013

Proposed Roosevelt BID reduces size and cost
Queens Ledger, October 9, 2013

Jackson Heights-Corona BID shortens boundaries
Queens Courier, October 8, 2013

Jackson Heights – Corona Business Improvement District Updates Proposal
Press Release, October 8, 2013

Jackson Heights-Corona Bid Proposal Shortened by 10 Blocks
DNAinfo New York, October 4, 2013

Viva la Comida rolls to Jackson Heights
Queens Chronicle, September 26, 2013

Viva La Comida brings food and fun to Jackson Heights
Queens Courier, September 25, 2013

Viva La Comida 2013
Eat to Blog, September 23, 2013

Tacos, Tortas, Tamales, and More at Viva La Comida 2013
Serious Eats, September 23, 2013

Viva La Comida 2013 – Fabulous Food All Around
Harmonious Belly, September 20, 2013

MTA in talks to improve Jackson Heights subway station
Queens Courier, September 17, 2013

Small Biz Prep For Health Law
Times Newsweekly, September 12, 2013

Joe Crowley Talks Health Care With Small Businesses
Queens Tribune, September 5, 2013

Misspelled signs highlight bigger issues at Jackson Heights subway station: neighborhood group
Queens Courier, August 8, 2013

MTA Fixes Signs Referencing ‘Roosvelt Avenue’ In Queens
CBS New York, August 7, 2013

Everything Is Illuminated: The Secret Lights of New York City
The Atlantic Cities, July 30, 2013

Times Square Plaza Lighting Designer Leading Tour in Jackson Heights
DNAinfo New York, July 26, 2013

Light Talk, Light Walk, Light Gawk in Jackson Heights on Friday, Saturday
Brownstoner Queens, July 23, 2013

Light visioning tour of Roosevelt Ave.
Queens Chronicle, July 18, 2013

82nd Street BID Expansion Reimagines Longer Stretch of Roosevelt Avenue
Brownstoner Queens, July 3, 2013

82nd Street Partnership unveils new look for Roosevelt Avenue
Queens Courier, July 1, 2013

Community boards OK rezoning for East Elmhurst, Corona
Queens Courier, June 28, 2013

Roosevelt Avenue gets business-savvy
Queens Chronicle, June 27, 2013

Quinn’s Five Borough Economic Development Tour
Queens Ledger, June 26, 2013

Nuevo Trato Para La Avenida Roosevelt
Impacto Latin News, June 26, 2013

New Queens BID would target crime
Crain’s New York, June 20, 2013

Jackson Heights, Corona get ‘taste’ of better living thru business improvement district
Queens Courier, May 27, 2013

Eyes on the Street: Jackson Heights’ Beautiful New Bike Corral
Streetsblog.org, May 9, 2013

Op-Ed: BID will improve quality of life, economics
Queens Courier, May 3, 2013

U.S. cities look at NYC immigration model
Queens Chronicle, May 2, 2013

A new plan for a new Roosevelt Ave.
Queens Chronicle, March 21, 2013

82nd Street Partnership expands business improvement district
Queens Courier, March 21, 2013

Roosevelt to get New Deal
Times Ledger, March 21, 2013

Pols Unveil Proposal to Revitalize Roosevelt Avenue
DNAinfo New York, March 19, 2013

Bike corral coming to 82nd 
Queens Chronicle, March 14, 2013

Elmhurst Residents Pitch in for Dunningham Triangle Renovation Plan
DNAinfo New York, February 18, 2013

Rising Stars of Queens honored
Queens Courier, February 8, 2013

Queens Rising Stars 
Queens Courier, January 31, 2013

82nd Street group in Jax Hts. receives grant for new signage
Times Ledger, December 28, 2012

Jackson Heights block to get facelift
Queens Chronicle, December 20, 2012

82nd Street BID to Help Historic District Businesses Get Up to Code
DNAinfo New York, December 18, 2012

BIDs cash in on city contest
Crains New York, December 7, 2012

Neighborhood Groups win grant money to improve local landscapes
New York Daily News, December 7, 2012

After Years of Neglect, 82nd Street Starts to Shine
DNAinfo New York, October 24, 2012

New Business Opens on 82nd Street
82nd Street Partnership News, October 15, 2012

Viva La Comida!: fun crowd in Jackson Hghts.
Queens Chronicle, September 27, 2012

Shops Say Festival Helped Business
Queens Chronicle, September 27, 2012

82nd Street Partnership Hosts Festival At Dunningham Triangle
Queens Buzz, September 24, 2012

Scenes from Viva La Comida!
Serious Eats, September 24, 2012

Viva La Comida Draws thousands to Jackson Heights
Queens Courier, September 24, 2012

Viva La Comida Festival Celebrates Jackson Heights, Elmhurst Culture
DNAinfo New York, September 24, 2012

Viva La Comida! A Food and Music Festival
Eat To Blog, September 24, 2012

Scenes from Elmhurst’s Viva La Comida
Edible Queens, September 23, 2012

We Had Fun At Viva La Comida
QNYC, September 22, 2012

Cultural Festival Coming to Newly-Renovated Dunningham Triangle
DNAinfo New York, September 17, 2012

Cleaned up triangle gears up for festival
Queens Chronicle, September 13, 2012

Check Out Viva La Comida!, the Latin American Food and Culture Festival Coming September 21st
Serious Eats, September 10, 2012

Jackson Heights’ Dunningham Triangle to be revamped
The Queens Courier, August 27, 2012

Help redesign Dunningham Triangle
Queens Ledger, August 22, 2012

Triangle in Elmhurst receives $200K grant
Times Ledger, May 10, 2012

Dunningham Triangle To Get Plants and Benches in $200k Facelift
DNA Info, May 4, 2012

82nd Street Partnership Transforms Jackson Heights Neighborhood in 100 Days
NYC SBS Newsroom, April 25, 2012

Queens nabe makes BID to clean up | Crain’s New York Business
Crain’s New York Business, April 22, 2012

Jackson Heights BID Touts New Look
Times Ledger, March 2, 2012

On the Record With Seth Taylor
Leader-Observer, February 21, 2012

New Director Picked to Lead 82nd Street BID
Times Ledger, January 7, 2012

BID Board Hires Seth Taylor to Revitalize 82nd Street
Gazette, December 28, 2011