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Location address: Queens
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Fresh Pond was a small middle class neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, separated from Juniper Valley by the Lutheran and Mount Olivet cemeteries. In present day, it is now considered part of the other surrounding neighborhoods of Glendale, Ridgewood, Maspeth and Middle Village and is no longer referred to by the name, “Fresh Pond.” Its main streets, Fresh Pond Road, Metropolitan Avenue, Eliot Avenue and 61st street, meet at the community’s commercial center. Fresh Pond is served by the Fresh Pond Road and Metropolitan Avenue stations of the BMT Myrtle Avenue Line (M train) of the New York City Subway. It is also the home of a Bus Depot for the metropolitan transit authority of New York.
Fresh Pond (formerly known as Bushwick Junction) was a Long Island Rail Road station along the Montauk Branch, located on an open cut near Fresh Pond Road and Metropolitan Avenue in Fresh Pond, Queens.