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Building 123 sits abandoned with its roof collapsing (Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Building 123 sits abandoned with its roof collapsing just off Kings Park Boulevard on the grounds of the former Kings Park psychiatric hospital. (March 9, 2012)

Kings Park Psych Center bulidings to be demolished

The closed Kings Park Psychiatric Center, where 15 buildings on the grounds are slated for demolition.

The century-old Kings Park Psychiatric Center was closed
(Credit: Nicole Bartoline)

The century-old Kings Park Psychiatric Center was closed in 1996. Many of the center's buildings remain. Building 93, above, was a patient residence. (April 14, 2012)

An Indiana contractor expects to begin demolishing 15
(Credit: Kevin P Coughlin)

An Indiana contractor expects to begin demolishing 15 buildings at the defunct Kings Park Psychiatric Center between July 30 and Aug. 6. (Oct. 26, 2011)

Shattered windows on the closed Kings Park Psychiatric
(Credit: Kevin P Coughlin)

Shattered windows on the closed Kings Park Psychiatric Center. (Oct. 26, 2011)

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Building 123 sits abandoned with its roof collapsing
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

Building 123 sits abandoned with its roof collapsing just off Kings Park Boulevard on the grounds of the former Kings Park psychiatric hospital. (March 9, 2012)

The state's contract with National Salvage & Service
(Credit: Kevin P Coughlin)

The state's contract with National Salvage & Service Corp. calls for the company to complete the demolition of 15 buildings at the closed Kings Park Psychiatric Center by November 2013. (October 26, 2011)

One of the dilapidated buildings on the grounds
(Credit: Kevin P. Coughlin)

One of the dilapidated buildings on the grounds of the former Kings Park Psychiatric Center. (Nov. 10, 2011)

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