Hurricane Sandy Damaged Award
Delivered by: Owen Foote for the Gowanus Dredgers, Feb. 17, 2018
Year: Damage from 2012, Award from 2006
Location discovered: Gowanus Dredgers Boathouse
History: This Certificate of Merit was given to the Gowanus Dredgers by the Municipal Art Society of New York in 2006 for the improbable location for a boat club. In 2012 the award was damaged by the flooding of the Gowanus Canal during Hurricane Sandy. You can clearly see how far the water rose.