East Williamsburg, Brooklyn: A ‘Gritty, Industrial Vibe,’ With Pliable Borders
East Williamsburg has long been a pulsating mass of development, where generations-old Italian, Hispanic and Slavic communities have eroded. About half of the total area of 1.4 square miles is occupied by the EastWilliamsburg Industrial Park. The area’s warehouses are happy breeding grounds for galleries, photo shoots and dance parties. Residents consider nearby tourist attractions of South and West Williamsburg as bonuses. For confidential support, call the National Suicide Prevention and the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90 (977-988 (988-979-989) For more information on East Williamsberg, visit the City-Data.