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In September 2010, Newtown Creek was listed as a Superfund Site on the National Priorities List. The Creek is the beginning of the border between the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens in New York City. In the mid-19th century, the area along the Creek was was one of the city's busiest hubs of industrial activity. Today, on the Brooklyn-side of the Creek under the Pulaski Bridge, resides the North Brooklyn Boat Club, a rare public access point to the waterway.