Spring Creek Park
The Neighborhood

There is a renaissance happening in East New York, powered by the development of the Nehemiah Spring Creek homes community.  Providing spacious, well-appointed homes for qualifying homeowners, Nehemiah Spring Creek helped transform what was once a landfill into a thriving, energy-filled region.

A short drive to Manhattan, less than 20 minutes to JFK International Airport, convenient access to public transportation, surrounded by parks; diverse dining options, a major shopping mall, schools, and houses of worship—you get all this and more living at Nehemiah Spring Creek. Click through the categories below to learn more about the many close-by neighborhood resources that help make life at Nehemiah Spring Creek a truly rewarding and satisfying experience for you and your family.


Restaurants

Applebee’s
448 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 827-2527

Buffalo Wild Wings
632 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 235-9453

Olive Garden
505 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 348-1071

Red Lobster
455 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 964-2057

Outback Steakhouse
355 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 277-4275

Fusion East
1179 Elton St
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 975-5065


Shopping Centers

Gateway Center
501 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
718-235-0467

Aquaduck Flea Market
700 Fountain Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(516) 996-3558


Parks and Athletic Fields

Fountain Avenue Park
Btwn: Hendrix Creek, Belt Pkwy, Betts Creek, and Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Spring Creek Park
Off Belt Pkwy, 78th St, 161st Ave, 83rd St, or 165th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11414

Moe Finkelstein Athletic Complex
12504 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11239

Parks and playgrounds planned for the future
The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation is planning the construction of three new parks and playgrounds for the area. The first of the three planned parks, Gateway Estates/Berriman Park, is currently under construction.


Houses of Worship

St. Paul Community Baptist Church
859 Hendrix St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 257-1300

Hope Christian Center
369 New Lots Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 257-5494

St. Peter’s Lutheran
105 Highland Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-1007

Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Chapel
680 Mother Gaston Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11212
(718) 346-3166


Schools

Academy for Young Writers
1065 Elton St
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 688-7230

Imagine Me Leadership Charter School
818 Schenck Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(347) 985-2140

Spring Creek Community School
1065 Elton St
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 688-7200

Thomas Jefferson High School
400 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 922-6289

Trey Whitfield School
17 Hinsdale St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 342-7722

The UFT Charter School
800 Van Siclen Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 927-5540

Frederick Douglass Academy VIII Middle School
1400 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 642-4305

East New York Family Academy
2057 Linden Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 927-0012

East New York Middle School of Excellence
605 Shepherd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 257-4061

Junior High School 292 Margaret S Douglas
301 Vermont St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 498-6560

Hyde Charter School
330 Alabama Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 495-5620

Brooklyn Gardens Elementary School
574 Dumont Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 495-7012

Achievement First Aspire Elementary School
982 Hegeman Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(347) 471-2055

Achievement First Linden Elementary School
800 Van Siclen Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
347-471-2700


Day Care/Early Childhood Education

Urban Strategies Early Learn
1084 Elton St
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 384-9349

Starrett Early Learning Center
1325 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 642-8724

L & G Scholars Daycare
1005 Cleveland St
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 927-0926


Hospitals and Medical Facilities

Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
1110 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207

Kings County Hospital Center
840 Alabama Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 498-9208

NY Urgent Care
1110 Pennsylvania Avenue SF5
Brooklyn, NY 11207
geturgentcare.org
(718) 272-2272

Cozine Dental Group
190 Cozine Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
cozinedentalgroup.com
(718) 649-1398


Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy
519 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 235-7139

ShopRite Pharmacy
590 Gateway Dr
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 647-2423

Gateway Pharmacy
1184 Elton St
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(347) 587-1771