About us

Welcome to Sea Gate!

For more than 100 years, the waterfront community of Sea Gate, Brooklyn has had a front row seat to the New York Harbor where cruise ships, sail boats and the occasional mermaid routinely pass by.
Sea Gate, once known as Norton’s Point, was originally incorporated in 1899. A private, gated community adjoining Brooklyn’s bustling Coney Island boardwalk, Sea Gate was a summer retreat for families like the Morgans, Dodges and Vanderbuilts. Boasting the Atlantic Yacht Club from 1898 until it burned down in 1933, Sea Gate was an ideal location to spend a peaceful, breezy summer.
Currently, with about 8,000 full-time residents, Sea Gate is filled with gilded-age mansions designed by Stanford White, mid-size, sleek condos, and everything in-between.

Parks & Beaches

Parks

While the year-round private beach is the main attraction, the Sea Gate Community offers two resident-only Playgrounds and a dog park.
The David Sevush Playground, dedicated to David Sevush, Board Member and contributor to the Sea Gate Community Baseball League and youth activity programs, is located within the Parking Lot between Surf and Mermaid Avenues. Norma Sevush, David’s wife, was the Community Manager for almost a decade. This playground boasts a jungle gym space for smaller children, a swing set, a work out space, and a fenced area with a gazebo where the children of Sea Gate can learn to ride a bike or scooter, play ball, draw with chalk on a small scale. The playground also offers a basketball court for the older Sea Gate Resident children. We ask that everyone be respectful, take turns and be safe.

Beach

The Sea Gate Community has a wonderfully restored private beach, thanks to the USACE and DEC who built T-Groins and replenished some of the sand lost in Sandy and over the years. The T-Groins will mitigate the loss of sand and protect the Community residences and surrounding areas from excessive damage from wave surges in the future. The Sea Gate Community also hopes to have all of its bulkheads restored by winter 2017 to bring additional mitigation.
This, resident-only, beach is open year-round but will require a beach pass from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Swimming is only permitted when a lifeguard is present during the Summer Season.

Announcements

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Federal Stimulus Opportunities/Workers Compensation Claims

Chart With Loan Options
Since the CARES Act was passed, U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”) Loan Options Pursuant to The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) and Legislation have been detailed for the nation’s businesses. NYSH&TA’s legal/lobby counsel created a chart to more easily break down the options for our members. Highlights in this format on the new loan availability might help to clear up some confusion.

CARES Act Overview: Who is eligible and what are the exceptions?
Which businesses will be eligible for relief under the CARES Act? Under Title I of the CARES Act (“Keeping American Workers Employed and Paid”), qualifying businesses that have suffered significant disruption as a result of COVID-19 will be able to receive no-fee “small business interruption loans.” Qualifying small businesses include “any business concern, nonprofit organization, veteran’s organization, or Tribal business” that have fewer than 500 employees, whether employed on a full-time, part-time, or other basis. Click here for an overview developed by NYSH&TA legal/lobby counsel Greenberg Traurig.

Paycheck Protection Program and Hotel/Restaurant Eligibility
You are eligible for a loan if you are a small business that employs 500 employees or fewer, or if your business is in an industry that has an employee-based size standard through SBA that is higher than 500 employees. In addition, if you are a restaurant, hotel, or a business that falls within the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code 72, “Accommodation and Food Services,” and each of your locations has 500 employees or fewer, you are eligibleClick here for details.

 

Employment Center

If you are a retired 1199SEIU member or someone seeking employment in healthcare, your skills are needed now more than ever. 1199SEIU employers are seeking Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants, Dietary Workers, Environmental Service Workers, Home Care Workers and others to fill important roles.

Apply Online

 

Please complete this online application and a job service coordinator will contact you shortly. Please be patient as the volume of applications has increased.

For Employers

We have candidates available to fill a variety of job functions and are recruiting additional workers every day. If you have worked with the Employment Center/Job Security Fund in the past, please follow your current procedures and contact the recruiter with whom you typically work. We will accept job orders via postings, links to your system or emails. If you do not have a current Employment Center contact and need workers, please email us at EmployerContactTEF@1199Funds.org. Please include your name, facility or agency, types of workers you need and a phone number at which we can reach you. We will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours.

Dear Residents,
The Sea Gate Association and Board of Directors takes the health and well-being of our community members and staff very seriously. Due to the increasing concern over the spread of COVID-19, and in an effort to minimize physical interactions, we will be closing our office beginning Wednesday, March 18th.
We understand that many community residents may have things they would like addressed prior to our closure, so we will be open tomorrow, Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17 to assist you.
Beginning Wednesday, March 18th, all communications can be done by phone or email. We will attempt to handle all of your questions or concerns this way.
  • You may still call (718)449-4700 from 9a-5p, Monday through Friday, and someone will answer and assist you. Or you can email info@sgany.org.
  • All parking tickets will be suspended so there will be no need to obtain overnight parking permits.
  • Need for Work or Dumpster Permits will be suspended.
  • Any payments for Dues and Charges may be made by credit card via a Credit Authorization form that can be provided to you by emailing billing@sgany.org, or by a check that can be dropped off in the Association mailbox.
  • The dog park and playgrounds will be closed until further notice.
We urge all residents to maintain healthy practices and keep up with regular hand washing and hand sanitizer (with an alcohol content of 60% or higher) when not available. Cover mouths when coughing and sneezing and avoid interactions when you are sick.
We will do everything we can to keep the community safe and hope to get back to our regular lives as quickly as possible.
Regards,
The Sea Gate Board of Directors

Please be advised, as we have seen an influx of flyers being posted throughout the community:

Posting

It is illegal for any person to paste, post, paint, print, nail, or attach or affix by any means whatsoever any handbill, poster, notice, sign, advertisement, sticker, or other printed material upon any curb, gutter, flagstone, tree, lamppost, awning post, telegraph pole, telephone pole, public utility pole, public garbage bin, bus shelter, bridge, elevated train structure, highway fence, barrel, box, parking meter, mailbox, traffic control device, traffic stanchion, traffic sign (including pole), tree box, tree pit protection device, bench, traffic barrier, city-owned grassy area adjacent to a street, hydrant, or other similar public item on any street. There is a rebuttable presumption that the person whose name, telephone number, or other identifying information appears on any handbill, poster, notice, sign, advertisement, sticker, or other printed material on any item or structure is in violation. Every handbill, poster, notice, sign, advertisement, sticker, or other printed material shall be deemed a separate violation. Anyone found to have violated this provision, in addition to any penalty imposed, shall also be responsible for the cost of the removal of the unauthorized postings.

Fine: $75­–$200 (1st Offense); $150–$300 (2nd and Subsequent Offenses)

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Sea Gate

Parking and Entrances

Resident-ONLY Overnight Street Parking
While residents are free to have their guests come and go, overnight parking is restricted to those with Parking Sticker Permits. Parking Stickers Permits are available to Homeowners, their immediate family members, and tenants. If a guest is going to be staying overnight, a guest pass must be obtained at the Sea Gate Police Precinct located in the Chapel at the Surf Avenue Entrance.
Parking Stickers expire every September 30th, but may be purchased year-round at prorated amounts.

Renewals are held every September following Labor Day. Please see schedule for extended or additional hours. Please have all documents ready to present to the Office Staff to allow for shortened wait times.
In order to obtain or renew your Annual Parking Sticker, you will need to have:
– the vehicle present

– the vehicle registration and/or insurance *this should be registered to the resident wishing to obtain the Parking Sticker. If this is not the case, please call the Office at (718)449-4700 for details.

– valid driver’s license

– If you are a tenant, you MUST have a copy or your lease or letter from the Homeowner.

Entrances
The Sea Gate Community can be accessed by Residents at both the Neptune Avenue and Surf Avenue Entrances. Guests must enter and check in at the Surf Avenue Entrance Visitors Lane. All visitors must be previously entered into the Sea Gate Visitors Portal in order to gain entry into the community. Please either call your guest in at (718)449-0600 or use website at the link below. *You must have valid Login Info to access the system. Please contact to the office at (718)449-4700 or info@sgany.org to register.

http://www.sgany.org
If a resident is expecting a delivery which will require entry at the Neptune Avenue Gate due to the truck/container being oversized, the resident must notify the Main Office at (718)449-4700.
Buses are ONLY permitted to enter Sea Gate to either pickup or drop-off Resident children. If a homeowner wishes to authorize the use of their property to a group that will be entering via a bus, they must provide written notification to the Office prior to the scheduled visit.
***Playgrounds and the beach are primarily for residents only. Bused in guests are asked to please refrain from use of both if the party in question is excessive. Our Police and Lifeguard Staff cannot accommodate such large crowds. Large crowds generally require permits which are not permitted within the Sea Gate Community***
Pedestrians: Each resident will be issued a Pedestrian Access Key for the turnstiles located at Neptune Avenue and Surf Avenue Entrances, provided they present necessary documents to the Office. *Call for questions (718)449-4700. If you require the use of the handicap door, for disability, stroller or bike, you will need to present your valid Sea Gate Pedestrian Access Key to the Officer on duty and they will open the door for you. Do NOT attempt to use your Access Key. This will result in your key not working for a period of time. Do NOT attempt to pass your Access Key back to a guest, this will result in your key not working for period of time. Guests MUST enter ONLY at the Surf Avenue entrance.

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Contacts

SEA GATE ASSOCIATION
OFFICE
3700 SURF AVENUE
BROOKLYN, NY 11224
P: (718) 449-4700
F: (718) 449-4713
COMMUNITY MANAGER EMAIL: INFO@SGANY.ORG

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