Maspeth’s status as one of the city’s few remaining strongholds of industry got a little stronger last week, with the opening of an office dedicated to luring start-up businesses while retaining local stalwarts.
Home Base For Industry Opens Doors In Maspeth
City launches Maspeth Industrial Business Zone
To alleviate real-estate uncertainty, Bloomberg has also guaranteed not to support the rezoning of property for residential use within the zone...
Unfortunately, St. Saviour's is within Maspeth's manufacturing zone but was not included in the industrial business zone, which probably would have saved it. We'll just pretend that was an oversight and not done with the intention of helping the developer get his required zoning change so he can build houses there.