On a recent stint in jury duty I had the opportunity to appreciate the detailed lobby mosaic in the otherwise understated Queens County Courthouse. I previously wrote that Jamaica appears as the logical county seat for Queens , but with the Criminal Court and Borough Hall a mile to the west, Kew Gardens is the de facto seat of borough-related governmental activity. Exiting the Kew Gardens-Union…
Even without civic center expansion, $10.4 million in repairs needed
An unexpected thaw last January meant some last-minute scrambling for Mayo Civic Center employees, as icy cold water began dripping on a group of balcony seats in the arena.