Sheepshead Bay Courts Community Gets Much Needed Attention


Courts of Sheepshead Bay - Amy Pearl

The courts community off of Emmons some attention today pertaining to the unique issues they face Post-Sandy.Check out the article from WNYC ”It Really Does Take a Village to Rebuild“. Aside from rebuilding it is critical that the community does what they can to prevent future threats. Pratt Center, which helps build physical development projects that address unmet needs, is trying to work with the community to raise homes out of the flood level. Empower Sheepshead invites the community to join the conversation!


Raise courts

One Pratt Center design for the courts would raise the houses and add a boardwalk roughly at street level.

                                             (Cristina Zubillaga and Sean Gold/Gans Studio)