Posts Tagged “Queens”

June 23, 2019 Newsletter

June 23, 2019 Newsletter

Dear Neighbors, There’s some big news this week.  Many of you are frustrated and think we can’t make change.  I say otherwise.  We always said it would be slow but it’s happening. GAO TO AUDIT FAA NOISE METRICS AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH The Government Accountability Office is a federal agency that works for Congress.  The GAO’s…

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August 15, 2018 Newsletter

August 15, 2018 Newsletter

Columbia U public health study of TNNIS RNAV published. Dear Neighbors — Today, an article by a team of researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health was published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.  It is a study of the TNNIS RNAV, the NextGen departure route that has caused so…

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Article: new study sheds light on Queens airplane noise and house sales correlation

Article: new study sheds light on Queens airplane noise and house sales correlation

“Brookville, Howard Beach and Flushing had 96 percent, 88 percent and 66 percent of homes respectively listed in noise-burdened zones. This depicts a pattern of people leaving for greener pastures.” “Last Year, a study from Columbia University showed that the anxiety and depression likely caused by airplane noise could be taking a year of life…

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Latest Press Articles – February 2019

Latest Press Articles – February 2019

Welcome back to our website after a year-long break. We have a partnership activity with Columbia University to monitor air traffic noise and study flight patterns around LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy Airport. We are still advocating for quiet skies and chiming in for regulatory comments behind the scenes. Last year’s political environment was extremely…

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