ASTORIA POST: Local Advocacy Group Wants Astoria Ferry Route to Include Upper East Side
Politicians and local residents will be calling for ferry service between Astoria and the Upper East Side while cutting the ribbon on a new outdoor events venue Saturday.
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney and Council Member Costa Constantinides will join members of the non-profit group Halletts Point Alliance to advocate for a new ferry connection between the Hallets Cove Ferry Dock in Astoria and East 90th Street.
They will also be celebrating the opening of Halletts Point Play, a newly-constructed events area on the waterfront at 27th Avenue and 1st Street built by the Durst Organization.
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