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Helen Marshall, President
Borough of Queens, NYC
Office of the Queens Borough President,
Helen M. Marshall
120-55 Queens Boulevard
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
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EVENTS (... or almost free ...)
So much is happening
all the time in Queens...
Here to see the newest events.
for even more info on events and
activities in Queens.
HELP FOR BUSINESSES!
The New Business Acceleration Team (NBAT) launched in 2010 to help businesses navigate City requirements and open their doors more quickly and easily.
Created through a partnership between Council Speaker Quinn and Mayor Bloomberg, NBAT has helped nearly 600 restaurants shave an average of 75 days off the time to open.
Next, NBAT will expand its services to the retail industry.
Community Board Website
Through a grant from Con Edison the Borough President has developed a new Queens
Community Board website, serving as a central location for events, announcements,
board meetings and other important information about your district.
Boro Hall has published a guide to help seniors get the services they need.
To request a Senior Guide please call 1-718-286-2864.
(There will be a recording asking for your name,
address and zip code, and phone number.
Limit one per
the latest guide for Senior Services in Queens (pdf) >>
SPECIAL INITIATIVES and PROJECTS
NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD: COMPUTER CONSULTANT
AND RELATED SERVICES
CitySoft, Inc. has been awarded the contract to be the computer consultant and to provide related services to the Queens Borough President's Office.
Click here for details.
Various programs exist for business and residences
to lower their energy load.
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
17 Columbia Circle,
Albany, NY 12203-6399
NYS Incentives: click
Health Care. The Borough President's
Office is seeking to provide the best possible health
care to all Queens Residents, and has released a comprehensive
report on Health Care in the Borough.
Report 2006* (PDF - 643k) >>
Queens Poet Laureate 2010-2013.
the most diverse community in the country, Queens residents
have a broad and unique perspective on the world. To
help celebrate this diversity, the Boro President appoints
an honorary Queens
Poet Laureate to a three-year term to help
express thoughts and ideas from - and about - Queens.
State of the Borough
Borough President Helen Marshall delivers an annual
address, copies of which appear below.
Read the 2011 State of Boro Address >>
Read the 2010 Inaugural Address >>
the 2009 State of Boro Address >>
the 2008 State of Boro Address >>
Read the 2007 State of Boro Address >>
TRANSIT and TRANSPORTATION
Getting to Queens Borough Hall
Did you know there is now a service called HopStop that can help you figure out
the best way to get from Point A to Point B taking public transportation? Set
up for major cities, check out the service for New York City. It's got shopping,
attractions, restaurants ... and more!
Map on Yahoo! Maps >>
Get Directions by Car >>
by Subway (PDF) >>
by Bus (PDF) >>
by HopStop >>
HOP STOP -- Directions for Getting Around
New York City
Did you know there is now a service called HopStop
that can help you figure out the best way to get
from Point A to Point B taking public transportation?
Set up for major cities, check out the service for
New York City. It's got shopping, attractions, restaurants
... and more!
HopStop Now >>
Alternate Side of the Street Parking
Alternate Side Parking may be suspended for inclement weather. For up-to-the-minute
updates from the Dept. of Transportation,
Info about the Traffic, Parking and More is available
on the DOT Web site:
to Dept. of Transportation website
WANT TO LEARN MORE?
Check out other important websites of government agencies.
Who We Are
Boro President Marshall makes frequent appearances throughout Queens ... at schools, business centers, transportation hubs and cultural venues. Learn more about Helen M. Marshall via these Photo Slideshows.
See Photo Galleries >>
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