Teamsters Local 237

Benefits

Downtown Medical Office - Brooklyn


A good option for members covered by HIP is the new Downtown Medical Office, a state of the art medical center opened in March of 2009.   The center provides basic family oriented primary care and a full range of specialty care and diagnostic and imaging services for all ages.


The Downtown Medical Office * 447 Atlantic Avenue * Brooklyn, NY 11217

Local 237 member Edward Tyree (center) at the Medical Office with his son and Dr. Sherif S. Nasr (left), Pediatrician and Medical Director and Local 237 President Gregory Floyd (right).  

Photo Credit: PhotoBureau, Inc.

Oral History Project

Hercules Cornish: Caretaker J Stores Man

Herclules CornishHercules Cornish went to work for the Housing Authority as a caretaker J in 1952 and retired 24 years later as a stores worker. He died the year following this interview, which was conducted in June 1999.

Originally I was from Harlem, but when I came out of the service in 1945 my wife had moved to the Bronx, so I moved there, too. I went to work for the New York City Housing Authority in 1952.

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