Home of future Elmhurst hotel, next to Pan Am shelter, on sale for $8.5M
Rendering courtesy of Cushman & Wakefield

A development site at 78-06 Queens Blvd. in Elmhurst, which has approved plans for a mixed-use hotel building, is on the market for $8.5 million. The site holds approximately 49,335 buildable square feet and sits on a 80-foot by 123-foot irregular lot. The site has approved plans for a mixed-use hotel building to include 94 hotel rooms, 21 residential units, […]

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City opens new homeless shelter at former East Elmhurst hotel
THE COURIER/Photo by Angy Altamirano

Starting Monday, homeless families with children will begin to move into a new shelter which has opened at the former site of the Clarion Hotel, located at 94-00 Ditmars Blvd. in East Elmhurst.

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Pols call for rejection of resubmitted proposal for Pan Am homeless shelter
THE COURIER/Photos by Angy Altamirano

The fight continues for Elmhurst community members who continue to stand together hoping the city will again reject the proposal to convert the former Pan American Hotel into a permanent homeless shelter, which was resubmitted last month. Local elected officials gathered with residents and community activists on Tuesday morning outside the facility to call for […]

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Fire breaks out inside Pan American homeless shelter
THE COURIER/Photo by Angy Altamirano

Updated 3:35 p.m. No injuries were reported after a one-alarm fire ignited early Wednesday morning inside the homeless shelter at the former Pan American Hotel in Elmhurst, fire department sources said. The blaze started at about 1:54 a.m. inside a third-floor unit of the seven-story structure at 79-00 Queens Blvd. Firefighters responded to the scene and quickly […]

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Addabbo talks homeless shelter at Middle Village meeting
Photo by Anthony Giudice

After reports surfaced of the emergency homeless shelter located at the former Pan American Hotel being infested with rats, members of the Juniper Park Civic Association (JPCA) continue to voice their concerns over the planned opening of a homeless shelter in Glendale. During the April 30 JPCA meeting in Middle Village, president Robert Holden asked state Senator […]

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