Virginia, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected by the skepticism of a skeptical age. They do not believe except they see. They think that nothing can be which is not comprehensible by their little minds.
LOST in the hubbub of the election, it’s aftermath, and a raging pandemic, was the second anniversary of Amazon’s announcement of Long Island City as the co-winner for HQ2 on November 5. Were it to have been consummated the headquarters would probably have been in its early stages of development right now. While office workers would have been a few years out (ex those assigned to the Citi Building in Court Square), construction workers would have been plentiful, buttressing the lunch time and happy hour business along Vernon Boulevard. And the thought of what was to come in another year or two would have given LIC a light at the end of the tunnel. Now we have?
At Two-Year Mark, Amazon Say HQ2 Is On Track For Construction And Hiring Goals – IN VIRGINIA! see pics
Sunnyside, Queens: The Lure Of Greenery In A Pandemic – NYT profiles the residential neighborhood
Affordable Housing Lottery Launches In LIC For 45-57 Davis Street – 48 units of luxury housing