NYC Honorary Street Names

Femenia

Joe Femenia Way (Queens)
Present name:None
Location:At the intersection of 130th Street and 23rd Avenue
Honoree:  Joe Femenia (d. 2019) revived the College Point Civic and Taxpayers Association and served as its president from 2008. He was also a member of Community Board 7 and the Boardís Transportation Committee Chairperson from 2006 until 2016. He successfully campaigned for building a public middle school in College Point. Before the opening of that school, students had to be bused to Whitestone and Flushing. He also successfully advocated for funding to reconstruct the College Point Fields, and for the NYPD to remove illegally parked trucks in the neighborhood. (Vallone)
LL:2019/158


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