Holliswood, Queens

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Holliswood, previously known as Terrace Heights, is an upper middle class neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. Holliswood is in east central Queens bounded by the Hillside Avenue to the south, Francis Lewis Boulevard to the east, Grand Central Parkway to the north, and 188th Street to the west.[1] The neighborhood is part of Queens Community Board 8.[2]

Local facilities[edit]

A notable local facility was Holliswood Hospital.[3] The hospital provided psychiatric care with 127 beds. On August 16, 2013 the facility was closed.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jackson, Kenneth T., The Encyclopedia of New York City, Yale University Press, 1995, p. 551.
  2. ^ Who does CB8 Queens represent?, Queens Community Board 8. Accessed September 6, 2007.
  3. ^ [1], Holliswood Hospital.
  4. ^ "Holliswood Hospital To Let Go Nearly All Its Staff By Friday". NY1. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

Coordinates: 40°43′16″N 73°46′9″W / 40.72111°N 73.76917°W / 40.72111; -73.76917