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Guide to Development

SUMNER HOUSES
Consolidated With: Bedford-Stuyvesant Rehab
20 Lewis Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 453-4343 Fax (718) 573-3043


Street Boundaries
Lewis Avenue/Myrtle Avenue
Park Avenue/Troop Avenue
Subway Lines
J, M, Z to Myrtle Avenue and Broadway - walk 1 block west
Bus Lines
B15 to Lewis Avenue and Park Avenue
B40, B46 to Broadway
B54 to Willoughby Street and Lewis Avenue

SITE STATISTICS AND DESCRIPTION:
Sumner Houses in Brooklyn has 13 buildings, 7 and 12-stories tall with 1,098 apartments housing some 2,554 people. The 22.11-acre complex was completed April 30, 1958 and is bordered by Park, Lewis, Myrtle and Throop Avenues.