Fire Rips Through Public Works Garage In Edison, New JerseyAn extra-alarm fire broke out Thursday night at a Department of Public Works garage in Edison, New Jersey.
Fire Engulfs Public Works Garage In Norwood, N.J.A fire ripped through the public works garage in Norwood, N.J. Friday afternoon.
The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On RecyclingFrom the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
Workers Discover 'Badly Decomposed' Remains Inside Suitcase In Yonkers Workers from the Yonkers Department of Public Works spotted the suitcase while cleaning and when they got closer to it, they were able to smell the bad odor.
Nassau Co. Sets Up Pothole Hotline To Address IssuesCounty Executive Ed Mangano wants to hear from residents, so he set up an e-mail address and phone number for the public to report potholes.
Officials To Investigate Tarrytown Manhole TragedyAnthony Ruggiero and John Kelly, childhood friends, both fell victim to toxic fumes they encountered while in a waste sewer line, 15-feet below ground, at the rear of a local firehouse.
Firefighter, Worker Die In Tarrytown Manhole IncidentA firefighter who climbed down into a manhole to try to rescue a worker apparently was overcome by fumes and died along with the man he tried to save.