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Press Release: Launch of Design Process for Phase 1 of the QueensWay

May 26th, 2016

Elected Officials, Friends of the QueensWay and The Trust for Public Land announce Launch of Design Process for Phase 1 of the QueensWay and call on city to fund this historic, family-friendly park for Queens By The Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay…  Read More

Build The QueensWay! VIDEO

May 14th, 2015

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

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

April 30th, 2015

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

Landscape Architecture Magazine: Feature on The 606 and The QueensWay

April 16th, 2015

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

Press Release: QueensWay Plan Winner of Two Design Awards

March 12th, 2015

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