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From: Eugene Fottrell <>
Subject: Re: [QUEENS] Roll Call
Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2000 20:41:50 -0500


JackFlak wrote:

> Oh! This is different, most counties have more than one city, this is a city
> that is split into five counties, I guess.
>
> Then, is Long Island part of New York City? Because it is in Queens County,
> as I understand it. But there is a place called "Long Island City", too. Is
> that on Long Island, or is that in New York City, or something else? Is it
> really a city?
>
> Thank you for your help.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Scott Hansen <>
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> Subject: Re: [QUEENS] Roll Call
>
> > >I believe that New York City is in Queens? I hope this is correct.
> >
> > Actually, Queens is one of five counties, or boroughs, that make up New
> > York City. Bronx, Brooklyn (Kings), Queens, Richmond and Manhattan...
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Long Island is part of New York State. It consists of four counties, Brooklyn,
Queens, Nassau and Suffolk. The first two are part of New York City, beings the
Borough of Queens and the Borough of Kings. They are also counties of NYS. Lons
Island City is part of Queens County across the East River from Manhattan near
the 59th. Street Bridge.

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