NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Haggerty Park

Jamaica Ave. bet. 202 St. and 204 St.

Queens

Directions via Google Maps

This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This park honors Daniel A. Haggerty (1884-1965), a Queens public servant for 18 years. Born in Brooklyn on September 13, 1884, Haggerty left school, moved to Queens, and began working for the Charles H. Eddy advertising agency. He was employed there for 43 years, eventually becoming the firm’s treasurer. While at the Eddy firm, Haggerty was elected Democratic leader of the Ninth Assembly in central Queens, and served as such for 35 years. In the early 1940s, Haggerty retired from the advertising agency and entered the Queens political arena full time.

Read More

Facilities

Know when to go:
View upcoming athletic area usage in
Haggerty Park

Park Information

Directions to Haggerty Park

Haggerty Park Weather

  • Thu
    Sunny
    50°F
  • Fri
    Slight Chc Drizzle
    50°F
  • Sat
    Slight Chc Drizzle
    55°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
    56°F

7-day forecast

Was this information helpful?