As of last week, the 311 system fielded more than 20,000 calls related to the homeless. That’s up from more than 12,000 two years ago.
Some residents of a building in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn have set a record for having the city’s loudest sex – as judged by 311 calls by neighbors complaining about it.
Efforts are underway to end the game of hide and seek that occurs when cars are towed to make way for parades, and other events.
State and city officials have launched a joint task force to crack down on New York City landlords who harass tenants to force them into vacating rent-regulated apartments.
The noisiest neighborhood is in Midtown. Other loud neighborhoods include East Village, West Village and Battery Park City.
City officials announced Thursday that an updated 311 mobile application is available for download for both iPhone and Android devices.
311 has logged more than 13,000 odor complaints about Manhattan over the last four years.
A Queens woman who was stumped by the parks department was smiling on Wednesday night.
Screeching subway trains, honking cars, roaring planes, barking dogs and boisterous people make noise the Big Apple’s No. 1 quality-of-life complaint, based on about 300,000 calls every year to the city’s 311 complaint hotline.
NYC311, the nation’s largest and most comprehensive government information and services center, has received nearly 160 million calls since its launch 10 years ago.
Some parents said their autistic children were left on buses for hours or not picked up at all.
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When the phone rings at Greenwich town hall, more often than not, it’s a local resident with an inquiry, or complaint, usually a call for assistance, according to town administrator John Crary.
NYC’s Public Advocate says the DEP and DOT need a more streamlined process when it comes to repairing street damage.
In the words of one Upper West Side bar owner, “the quickest way to end the war is to lose.”