Hurricane Sandy Damaged Award

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Delivered by: Owen Foote for the Gowanus Dredgers, Feb. 17, 2018

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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.