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Queens Borough Cabinet Meeting


The Queens Borough Cabinet, chaired by Borough President Donovan Richards Jr., will hold a virtual meeting on Tuesday, June 8 at 9:30 AM.

The meeting will feature a presentation from NY Project Hope about its COVID-19 Support Helpline, which helps New Yorkers cope with their reactions and emotions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. NY Project Hope crisis counselors offer free, confidential, and anonymous emotional support through the Helpline at 1-844-863-9314.

In addition, the meeting will include a presentation from the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) on the implementation of the NYC Streets Plan to improve safety on City streets. It will also include an update on the process for securing permits for street activities in New York City.

This Borough Cabinet meeting will be conducted virtually with Borough Cabinet members participating via videoconference. The meeting will also be live-streamed to the public on the Borough President’s website at

WHAT: Queens Borough Cabinet to Hear Presentations About Street Safety, Street Activity Permits, and COVID-19 Emotional Support

WHERE: Public live stream at

WHEN: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 9:30 AM

WHO: DONOVAN RICHARDS JR., Queens Borough President


ALEX A. GOMEZ, Director, NY Project Hope

CHRISTOPHER HRONES, Director, Strategic Transit Initiatives, Traffic Planning & Management, DOT

STEFAN GRYBAUSKAS, Director of the Street Activity Permit Office, Mayor’s Office of Citywide Event Coordination

About the Borough Cabinet

The Queens Borough Cabinet is chaired by the Borough President under the New York City Charter and comprised of the District Managers of each Community Board in the Borough and representatives from city agencies. It focuses on city service delivery and agency responsiveness across the borough and hears presentations on these issues from City officials and others.
Follow the Office of the Queens Borough President via @QnsBPRichards on Twitter and @QueensBPRichards on Facebook and Instagram

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