Department of Public Works
From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
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.
County 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.
Anthony 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.
A 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.