The Juniper Park Civic Association - Serving Middle Village & Maspeth Since 1938
Serving Middle Village and Maspeth since 1938.
Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 @ 7:01:00 PM   Location: Generations concert-Juniper Valley Park

Juniper Valley Park 2018 Summer Concert Series

The 2018 Juniper Valley Park Summer Concert Series has been tentatively planned for 7/10 through 8/21. Dates will feature Country, Irish, Italian, 80s and Oldies music.

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O'Neill's seeks rezoning

O'Neill's Restaurant has requested a zoning change for their property as well as surrounding ones. The current zoning only allows for residential development. O'Neill's would like to build a 140-person capacity 2nd floor catering hall.

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Statement on the proposed homeless shelter at 78-16 Cooper Avenue

City Council Member Robert Holden received confirmation today that negotiations are underway for a proposed men's homeless shelter at 78-16 Cooper Avenue in Glendale, NY.

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Remembering Stanislaw Kozikowski, hero of The Lost Battalion of WWI

One of the members of the Lost Battalion, Pvt. Stanislaw Kozikowski of Perry Avenue, Maspeth, was awarded the Army's Distinguished Service Cross for brave actions during WWI.

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The need for a single-family rowhouse zoning designation

In the wake of a seeming population boom, Council Member Holden has requested the New York City Department of City Planning (DCP) consider creating a single-family rowhouse zoning designation in the neighborhoods of Ridgewood, Glendale, Maspeth, Middle Village, Woodside and Woodhaven.

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Holden raises a red flag over Midville sewer project

"The DDC sent four representatives to my office...and they told me the project stopped because of contaminants in the soil," Holden said. "I asked one gentleman what were the contaminants in the soil. He said high levels of lead."

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As the spring and summer approach, the warm weather is likely to encourage an uptick in roofing scams that have plagued the District 30 in years past. While serving as the president of Juniper Park Civic Association, Councilman Robert Holden saw firsthand the vicious targeting of residents, particularly senior citizens, in a roof maintenance scam that cheats homeowners out of thousands of dollars.

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De Blasio visits Middle Village, reads Juniper Berry

De Blasio also got a chance to look at the latest copy of the Juniper Berry, which Robert Holden found inside of Carlo's; the magazine is the official publication of the Juniper Park Civic Association. Holden formerly served as the association's president.

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New contractor to take over Metro-Fresh Pond Bridge project

DOT announced that Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America will assume construction on the Metropolitan Ave/Fresh Pond Rd Bridge over the LIRR. Beaver Concrete Construction Company Inc. will serve as its contractor.

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