It’s Friday, and it’s also the last day of “City Hall in Your Borough.” Here is what you can expect to see around Queens today.
At 10 a.m., Education Deputy Chancellor Elizabeth Rose and FC Barcelona Vice President Jordi Cardoner will announce a new partnership at three schools at I.S. 61 Leonardo Da Vinci, located at 98-50 50th Ave. in Corona. Around the same time, Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver remarks at Diversity Plaza, located at 37th Road between 73rd and 74th Street in Jackson Heights.
Meanwhile, OM/WBE Director Jonnel Doris, Contracts Director Michael Owh and Small Business Services Deputy Commissioner Kimberly Hardy will host an M/WBE Certification Session at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel, located at 135-20 39th Ave. in Flushing. At the same time, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, Borough President Melinda Katz, Chief Resiliency Officer Daniel A. Zarrilli and Housing Recovery Operations Director Amy Peterson will tour ongoing resiliency projects in Broad Channel.
At 10:15 a.m., Deputy Mayor Richard Buery, the School Construction Authority and Assembly Member Nolan tour a pre-K center that is under construction and meet M/WBE contractors. The pre-k is located at 27-35 Jackson Ave. in Long Island City.
Afterwards, at 10:30 a.m., Commissioner for the Aging Donna M. Corrado will visit the Robert Couche Senior Center, located at 137-57 Farmers Blvd. in Jamaica.
At 11 a.m., Housing Authority Chair Shola Olatoye and the Human Resources Administration Deputy Commissioner for Career Services Hass will visit the Astoria Houses Jobs Plus Center located at 4-25 Astoria Blvd. in Astoria. Around the same time, the Mayor will tour capital improvements made under the Schoolyards to Playgrounds program at P.S. 136, located 201-15 115th Ave. in Jamaica.
At noon, Deputy Mayor Buery will visit ThriveNYC mental health services providers at Western Queens Recovery Services, located at 62-07 Woodside Ave. in Woodside. Meanwhile, Media and Entertainment Commissioner Julie Menin will welcome guests to free ‘Broadway in the Boros’ performance at Socrates Sculpture Park, located at 32-01 Vernon Blvd. In Long Island City.
Around the same time, Mayor de Blasio will visit a mobile speed camera unit near William Cullen Bryant High School, located at 49th Street between Newtown Road and Broadway.
At 1 p.m., Commissioner for the Aging Corrado will visit the Elmcor Senior Center, located at 98-19 Astoria Blvd. in East Elmhurst. Later, at 2 p.m. International Affairs Commissioner Penny Abeywardena will visit the Sunnatul-ul-Jamaat Mosque, located at 112-03 101st Ave. in South Richmond Hill, to meet with women community members.
Finally, at around 2:30 p.m., the Mayor will meet with businesses along the Rockaway Boardwalk.