Who’s supporting us in Rockaway:

The Arker Companies is proud of the many partnerships we have built across Rockaway. Western Beef, DredSurfer, and many other groups and businesses have all expressed their support for the progress Edgemere Commons will bring to Rockaway.

 

DredSurfer

 

Letter of support from DredSurfer – click to enlarge

 

Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy

 

Letter of support from Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy – click to enlarge

 

Local Development Corporation of East New York

 

Letter of support from the Local Development Corporation of East New York – click to enlarge

 

Rockaway Business Alliance

 

Letter of support from the Rockaway Business Alliance – click to enlarge

 

Rockaway Development & Revitalization Corporation

 

Letter of support from Rockaway Development & Revitalization Corporation – click to enlarge

 

Rockaway Youth Task Force

 

Letter of support from the Rockaway Youth Task Force – click to enlarge

 

Urban Upbound

 

Letter of support from Urban Upbound – click to enlarge

 

Western Beef

 

Letter of support from Western Beef – click to enlarge

 

Support in The Wave

 

Rockaway neighbors have been sending in their own letters to the editors of The Wave. Here are some of the examples of people standing up for positive development in Edgemere!

Affordable Housing Isn’t A Handout, by Rev. Evan Gray, Macedonia Baptist Church

Positive Look At Peninsula Project, by Dr. Edward Williams, Ready Rockaway Inc.

Re-development Or Over-development: A Community Decision, by Khaleel Anderson, CB 14 member and candidate for NYS Assembly

Why Race Matters In Conversations of Redevelopment, by Milan R. Taylor, Executive Director of the Rockaway Youth Task Force