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  • 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

  • NewsFebruary 3, 2015

    Untapped Cities: Behind the Scenes Tour on the QueensWay with the Trust for Public Land

    Ben Huff for Untapped Cities, “a community of over 400 contributors uncovering the best of urban life from cities around the globe,”  joined the Trust for Public Land’s Andy Stone on a tour of the QueensWay. Ben… Read More

  • NewsJanuary 1, 2015

    The New York Times: A Green Line Through Queens

    The QueensWay rung out 2014 with a bang with a New York Times editorial “A Green Line Through Queens,” proclaiming the merits of the QueensWay, calling it a “boon to the borough [of Queens.]” The New York Times… Read More