GatewayJFK is a public-private partnership providing neighborhood services, improvements and advocacy for the District’s off-airport cargo community and all who live, work or visit the area. A vital link in the global supply chain, GatewayJFK is a distinct and unique NYC neighborhood of major economic significance to the region, the nation, and the world.
The GatewayJFK Shuttle, powered by Dollaride, is a subsidized service that links GatewayJFK to Downtown Jamaica and the Long Island Rail Road. The two vans operate every work day from 5:00 AM to 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Download the app, request a pickup at a designated stop along the shuttle route, reserve a seat and enjoy the ride.
Movers & Shakers
Welcome to the first in our ongoing Movers & Shakers series celebrating the people and businesses that are making things happen in this vital District. Dianna Rose, Founder & CEO of Essential Kitchen Co, launched the 6,000 square-foot Commercial Kitchen and Incubator at GatewayJFK to empower local culinary professionals and small food businesses.
Essential Kitchen houses a fully-equipped, commercial-grade kitchen for shared use to produce products, and provides access to resources for food entrepreneurs to learn how to apply for city, state and federal contracts, including the M/WBE certification program. As the first-ever commercial kitchen space in South Queens, its mission is to support local food entrepreneurs in launching, growing and scaling their businesses.
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