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What Is the Key to Our Recovery?
What do you think is most important to Astoria's recovery from the current economic crisis?

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Would you support efforts to revitalize Steinway Street, create jobs, and bring more affordable housing and open space to our neighborhood?

I don't believe this project to be perfect by any means. That said, it does on balance more good than harm. This particular pocket of the neighborhood is mainly industrial and not being utilized to it's... Read more...

I do believe this project will bring about good change for the community. Having more job's opportunity and providing new places for the community to hangout and interact with one another provides an enriching... Read more...

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How important is it that new development includes open space, such as lawns, playgrounds, dog runs and places to sit?

Important

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Would you support efforts to revitalize Steinway Street, create jobs, and bring more affordable housing and open space to our neighborhood?

Yes

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How important is it that new development includes open space, such as lawns, playgrounds, dog runs and places to sit?

I don't think that's a area for a playground.

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In addition to supporting Astoria's existing shops and restaurants, what types of new retail and entertainment would you like to see?

A small theater that could be used on a rotating basis by local theater groups as well as by kids at the nearby elementary and middle schools.

Thanks, Steven. Innovation QNS will include space for performing arts that both community artists/arts organizations and students will be able to use. That's something we're really excited about.

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