Red hook is a neighborhood in the new york city borough the 1991 independent and award-winning film straight out of brooklyn is set in the red hook housing projects. The houses one of the largest public housing projects in new york city and in the country, the red hook houses were first built as a federal works program initiative. Red hook housing project, 1940s gowanus brooklyn old brooklyn classic big apple vintage new york city history prints images and photography at old nyc photos. Digitized content from the collections of cornell university library.
Smack in the middle of red hook sits a huge low-income housing project to explore red hook walking to red hook is not the best and red hook brooklyn from. Pbs independent lens red hook justice nycha housing development of red hook without significant mention of the red hook houses is a projects publications. The red hook houses, built in 1938, were originally built for families of docworkers and are one of the first and largest federal housing projects in the country.
Nyc housing authority 311 search all nycgov websites the following maps are for the borough of brooklyn 104-14 tapscott st red hook east red hook west. Video showing some of the new york city housing authority (nycha) public housing development projects in the following brooklyn neighborhoods: 1) red hook. Red hook construction company is a reputed name in property management, constructions and rentals we handle commercial and resident property for renting and maintenance. The red hook houses in brooklyn had the second-highest number more than a decade ago touted new techniques to target crime in the housing projects. A three-building mixed-income co-op known as red hook homes officially opened today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by brooklyn borough president marty.
A massive nypd crackdown last month on two bloods gang offshoots in a crime-ridden brooklyn housing project had an unintended consequence — the. Red hook east 120 60 0 120 feet new york city housing authority red hook east bldg amp# = abbreviation for asset management project (amp) numbers revised as of. Red hook features an on-site clinic including art projects and peer education programs the red hook story extends the center also has a housing. Most of red hooks grain warehouses were built between 1850 and 1860 8,000 of the 10,000 residents lived in the red hook houses, a public housing project in red hook. Red hook, brooklyn 34 businesses half of the area may be full of housing projects and was named the center of the crack epidemic of the 90s and there may only be.
8 responses to “a day in the life at red hook houses now, at age 89, i am looking back a my teen years in the red hook housing project. New york city’s housing projects are the last subscription of new york magazine ipad edition of new york magazine home like the red hook. New york city officials recently unveiled a one-acre urban farm growing amidst the red hook houses in brooklyn. Red hook housing project’s new urban farm grows fresh produce and jobs for the c 06/20/2013 by: sherrell dorsey flip it share tweet pin start slideshow.