Barclays Center Wins “Building Brooklyn” Award
The Barclays Center will be honored at the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s annual “Building Brooklyn” awards this year for their outstanding architecture with an award for “Economic Development.”
“There isn’t a city in the world that wouldn’t beg for Barclays Center,” Chamber President Carlo Scisurra said. “It’s in the hundreds of millions of dollars what that means to the borough annually.”
The 13th annual awards ceremony will be held July 10th at Red Hook’s Liberty Warehouse.
Other winners include:
l Williamsburg’s Wythe Hotel for Adaptive Reuse.
l Downtown Brooklyn’s City Point for Retail.
l Botanic Garden Visitor’s Center for Energy Efficiency.
l BAM Fisher for Arts and Culture.
l Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 5, for Landscape and Open Space.
l DUMBO’s 205 Water St. for Residential- Multi-Family.
l East New York’s Pitkin Theater Center for Historic Preservation and Community Development.