Gallery: The Hegeman is a New LEED Silver Building That Helps Strugglin...

The Hegeman is a new residential community with studio apartments for low-income and formerly homeless individuals in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Designed by Cook + Fox Architects for Common Ground Community, the project features a slew of sustainable features aimed at providing a healthy, energy-efficient and sustainable environment. With LEED-Silver certification anticipated, the building replaces a parking lot on Hegeman Avenue and adds a green roof, as well as private and public garden space at street level.

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