Redtail Golf Course has ‘No Place Like Home’
Redtail golf club has closed its doors in its hometown of New York.
Redtail Golf Club, which was opened in 2003 by former New York City mayor Rudolph Giuliani, closed on Thursday following a dispute with its former landlord.
The golf club had been operating as Redtail since 2011, according to its website.
The club closed its operations in December and has no plans to reopen, a spokesperson for the club told ABC News.
Redtails golf course in New York’s Central Park, NY.
(Courtesy of Redtail)The club has a long history in New Yorks suburbs, and in the 1990s, its members had an affinity for the course.
The club, founded in 1973, is located in New Hyde Park, a predominantly black neighborhood in New Haven, Connecticut.
Its membership swelled after the 1980s and the club was the site of a string of violent crimes, including a 1996 shooting.
Redtailed closed its first club in 1996 after a string to open a club in Manhattan, the New York Daily News reported in 2017.