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    Hart Island - the City's Public Cemetery

Hart Island

Hart Island serves as the City's public cemetery and is the final resting place of over one million individuals. The island has now transitioned to a joint HRA and NYC Parks management structure. The City is committed to ensuring that the public has access to the island and has several services available to help the individuals find and visit their loved ones on Hart Island.

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