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.”
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Public Advocate pushing for tougher punishments on landlords who don’t turn on the heat.
Homeowners in Queens say they turned to the city for help and ended up with an expensive headache, as a call to 311 could end up costing them $5,000 or more.