Here are the participatory budgeting proposals for 2018

Costa_PB_2018They’re all in!

In the 2018 cycle of participatory budgeting for District 22, residents and delegates came up with 12 projects to improve the neighborhood.

Here are the 12:

  • Redo children’s play area at Astoria and Steinway libraries: $300,000
  • Gate refurbishment at MS 126: $250,000
  • Hydroponics lab at Long Island City High School: $250,000
  • Security system at Young Women’s Leadership SchooL: $450,000
  • Research library at PS 17: $250,000
  • Auditorium audio/video system at PS 122: $125,000
  • Technology updates at Long Island City High School: $350,000
  • STEM lab at IS 141: $300,000
  • Tech lab at IS 10: $150,000
  • Lighting at Astoria Houses Community Center: $150,000
  • Toolshed at Two Coves Community Garden: $35,000
  • Road repair and resurfacing in the district: $250,000

The top winners, up to $1 million, will be funded.

Voting will run from April 7-15. Residents in the district ages 14 and up can participate in voting.

Here are the voting locations and times:

  • Office of Councilman Costa Constantinides, 31-09 Newtown Ave., Suite 209:
    • Monday, April 9 to Friday April 13, 10am – 5pm
  • Bohemian Hall, 29-19 24th Avenue
    • Sunday, April 8, 12pm – 5pm
    • Wednesday, April 11, 6pm – 9pm
    • Sunday, April 15, 12pm – 5pm
  • Urban Upbound, 4-25 Astoria Boulevard
    • Sunday, April 8, 12pm – 5pm
    • Thursday, April 12, 6pm – 9pm
    • Sunday, April 15, 12pm – 5pm
  • Queens Library – Steinway Branch, 21-45 31st Street
    • Saturday, April 7, 12pm – 5pm
    • Saturday, April 14, 12pm – 5pm
  • Queens Library – Astoria Branch, 14-01 Astoria Boulevard
    • Saturday, April 7, 12pm – 5pm
    • Saturday, April 14, 12pm – 5pm
  • North Queensview Community Room, 33-64 21st Street
    • Monday, April 9, 6pm – 9pm
    • Sunday, April 15, 12pm – 5pm
  • Community Board 1, 45-02 Ditmars Boulevard
    • Tuesday, April 10, 6pm – 9pm
  • MAS Ibn Sina Center, 46-01 20th Avenue
    • Friday, April 13, 6pm – 9pm

 

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