Gerritsen Beach-Community Directory

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Thursday, November 27th for Thanksgiving.

Emergency Numbers:

61st Precinct
2575 Coney Island Ave
(718) 627-6611

Fire Department
New York City Fire Department
Engine Co. 321
2165 Gerritsen Ave.
(718) 636-1700 (emergency)

Gerritsen Beach Volunteer Fire Department
52 Seba Ave.

Post Office
U.S. Post Office, Nostrand Station
2934 Avenue X
(718) 332-4921

Sanitation District #15
1750 East 49th Street
(718) 252-5560
Regular pickups: Tuesdays, Fridays
Recycle and bulk: Fridays

New York Community Hospital
2525 Kings Highway
(718) 692-5300

Marine Pharmacy
2758 Gerritsen Ave
(718) 332-7155


Public School
New York City Board of Education
District 22
5619 Flatlands Ave.

New York City Board of Education
Nearest Enrollment Office
1780 Ocean Ave.

P.S. 277 (pre-K-5)
2529 Gerritsen Ave.

Brooklyn Blue Feather Elementary School
2335 Gerritsen Ave.
(718) 834-0597

Private School

Daycare/ Preschool

Social Services:

Social Services
Brooklyn Public Library's Education & Job Information Center
Links to education, career, and employment resources on the Internet

Social Security Administration
10 Bouck Ct.

Brooklyn Public Library,Flatlands Branch
Child's Place
2065 Flatbush Ave
(718) 253-4948

Civic and Merchant Groups:

Civic Association
Gerritsen Beach
Property Owners Association
 President Friends of Marine Park/Gerritsen Creek
P.O. Box 340701
Brooklyn, New York 11234


Community Board
Community Board #15
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard, Room C124
Brooklyn, New York 11235
(718) 332-3008
e-mail -
Chair: Theresa Scavo
District Manager: Pearl Burg
Other Branches served: Homecrest, Gravesend, Kings Bay, Kings Highway, Sheepshead Bay

Polling Place
To register to vote or to find your polling place
call 212 Vote-NYC (212-868-3692) or visit


Marine Park
2880 Flatbush Ave Gateway National Park
Borders are Flatbush Ave., Gerritsen Ave.,Fillmore Ave., Jamaica Bay


Houses of Worship
Resurrection Catholic Church
2331 Gerritsen Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11229
(718) 743-7234

St. James Lutheran Church
2776 Gerritsen Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11229
(718) 743-1788

Special Events:

Yearly Events