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Haggerty Park

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


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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.

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Haggerty Park Weather

  • Wed
    Scattered Sprinkles
  • Thu
    Patchy Fog then Partly Sunny
  • Fri
    Chance Light Rain and Areas Fog
  • Sat
    Chance Light Rain then Rain Likely

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