Shore Front Parkway

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Beach 108 Street in Queens
Eastern Terminus:
Beach 73 Street in Queens
Distance:
1.58 miles
Counties:
Queens

The Shore Front Parkway is a short east/west route in the Rockaways running along the Atlantic Ocean. It is a two-lane divided road with traffic lights for the entire length. The Shore Front Parkway was originally planned to be a limited-access highway extending through the Rockaways all the way to the Nassau Expressway (NY 878) just over the Queens-Nassau border. As a result of these plans, it is assigned a reference route number by the NYSDOT as a parkway, even though the entire length is a surface road with traffic lights.

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