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  • Event Announcement

    QueensWay Daffodil Project 2015

    Sunday, Nov 15, 2015
    10:00 am – 1:00 pm

    We are proud to be a participant of the Daffodil Project 2015 coordinated by New Yorkers for Parks. The Daffodil Project originally began as a living memorial to September 11th and the tradition continues. We will plant daffodil bulbs… Read More

  • NewsAugust 19, 2015

    3 Things I Learned About Queens On The QueensWay Bike Tour

    3 Things I Learned About Queens On The QueensWay Bike Tour By Tarley Jordan, Forest Hills Resident I’ve lived in Forest Hills in Queens for just over three years, and I first heard about this idea… Read More

  • Event Announcement

    QueensWay Bike Tour 2015

    Saturday, Jun 20, 2015
    11:00 am – 1:30 pm

    Join Friends of The QueensWay, 5BBC (5 Borough Bicycle Club), and TA (Transportation Alternatives) Queens Committee members in a ride from Rego Park to Ozone Park to explore the future route of the QueensWay. We will… Read More

  • Event Announcement

    Summer 2015 Walking Tours

    Saturday, Jun 13, 2015
    11:00 am – 1:30 pm

    Our Spring 2015 walking tour filled up quick, so we are adding 2 new Summer walking tours. This walking tour of the QueensWay is primarily a tour on city streets adjoining the QueensWay with a brief… Read More

  • NewsMay 14, 2015

    Build The QueensWay! VIDEO

    The wonderful partnership between Trust for Public Land and  Friends of the QueensWay has culminated in Build The QueensWay: The Video Read More

  • Event Announcement

    Info Booth at Forest Hills Greenmarket

    Sunday, May 17, 2015
    8:45 am – 2:45 am

    We are regulars at the GrowNYC Forest Hills Greenmarket and we always look forward to going back to set up our table information sessions! Read More

  • NewsApril 30, 2015

    Press Release: QueensWay Honored by Association for a Better New York

    New York, NY – The Friends of the QueensWay, the grassroots community organization advocating to build the QueensWay – a 3.5-mile proposal to convert an abandoned railway into a linear park – was honored today by… Read More

  • NewsApril 16, 2015

    Landscape Architecture Magazine: Feature on The 606 and The QueensWay

    Zach Mortice for Landscape Architecture Magazine writes about The 606, Chicago’s first elevated park, as a neighborhood connector and provider of green transportation. Mortice ties the boons of this linear park to The QueensWay: “For a… Read More

  • Event Announcement

    Info Booth at Forest Hills Greenmarket

    Sunday, Apr 26, 2015
    8:45 am – 2:45 pm

    We are regulars at the GrowNYC Forest Hills Greenmarket and we always look forward to going back to set up our table information sessions! Read More

  • NewsMarch 12, 2015

    Press Release: QueensWay Plan Winner of Two Design Awards

    New York, NY – Two leading design organizations this week recognized the firms behind the QueensWay for their work on the project’s conceptual design plan – the QueensWay Plan. DLANDstudio Architecture + Landscape Architecture and WXY… Read More