There’s a Very Logical Reason Why a Brooklyn Creek Smells Like Sh*t

12.09.10 Bucky Turco

It’s filled with it. A dye test indicated that several businesses were dumping their raw sewage into Shell Bank Creek in Sheepshead Bay, which unlike the Gowanus Canal, is actually teeming with marine life. The owners of a movie theater, deli, bagel shop, and even chain restaurant T.G.I. Friday’s are facing criminal charges.