WHY THIS ASTORIA RESIDENT IS THRILLED ABOUT THE BQX!

“I live in Astoria Houses and work as a housekeeper in Long Island. It’s a long ways. I leave home at 6:30 AM and I have to be at work by 9 AM. My work varies on a daily basis. Today it could be very good and tomorrow it could a whole different world. “I frequently … Continued

KATIE WANTS TO CONNECT BROOKLYN AND QUEENS!

How would the BQX improve your life? “It would make traveling around the borough more accessible for people. When I lived in Brooklyn, a great deal of time spent was wondering how I’d get around. There’s only one option to travel north to south: the G train. Adding more public transit options, especially along the waterfront, … Continued

WHY THIS TECH CREATIVE SUPPORTS THE BQX

MEET IMRAN; WILLIAMSBURG TECH CREATIVE WORKING IN DUMBO. “I’ve been living in Williamsburg for almost three years. I commute to DUMBO for work but it’s tricky because there’s no direct route to get there on the subway. Normally, I would hop in an uberPOOL to get to and from work every day, which costs me … Continued