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More than a Running Team, A Community Group

February 3rd, 2019

In 2016, we received word from Kevin Montalvo, one of the co-founders of the Queens Distance Runners team, expressing his enthusiasm for the Queensway and lending their endorsement of the project. So it was no surprise…Read More

Community Meets Nature Through the Work of Students

April 30th, 2018

The culmination of our work over the last couple months with students at Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School (MELS) took place Saturday with an event at Forest Park as part of the global 2018 City Nature Challenge.…Read More

Drizzle Won’t Keep Us Away! It’s My Park!

November 6th, 2017

What happens when a community group such as Friends of the QueensWay takes advantage of opportunities such as the Partnerships for Parks It’s My Park initiative and New Yorkers for Parks Daffodil Project?   A meeting…Read More

Cleanup on the tracks gives us a teaser!

October 23rd, 2017

On Sunday, Oct 22nd, the Friends of the QueensWay in collaboration with Earth Citizens Club, hosted a cleanup on the tracks. About thirty volunteers were in attendance, channeling their best energy to handle some of the…Read More

Creating Art from LIRR Ruins with Matt Jensen and The QueensWay

June 21st, 2017

Creating Art from LIRR Ruins with Matt Jensen and The QueensWay by: Tarley Jordan Saturday, April 29, was a lovely spring day in Queens, New York. The sun was shining and the air was warm as…Read More