Garbage Worker Fosters Friendship With Biggest Little FanJohnny Tsacoumangos from Kirkwood, MO has big dreams of becoming a sanitation worker and he's ready to get his hands dirty.
'I Think It's Insane,' City Mulls Charging New Yorkers For Garbage Pick UpThe city sanitation department thinks some neighborhoods could do better, and it's considering many ideas including charging New Yorkers for regular garbage pick up to encourage them to recycle.
Garbage Is Piling Up With City's New Pickup Rules, Bay Ridge Residents SaySome Bay Ridge, Brooklyn residents say they are fed up with piling up garbage – and they have a unique plan to get the attention of Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Piles Of Ice And Garbage Linger, Traffic Jams Persist Days After SnowstormDays after the snowstorm this week, snow was still piled high, traffic was jammed, and garbage was lining many city streets.
‘Sweet Spot’ With Mike Sugerman: Talking TrashGarbage and recycling in New York City can be confusing, unless you know a guy who knows a guy.
NYC Department Of Sanitation Issues Snow Alert For FridayThe warning comes ahead of potential snow showers tomorrow, mainly in the afternoon. Temperatures will linger around 40 degrees, with wind chills stuck in the 20s and low 30s.
‘It’s An Amazing Idea,’ Councilman Wants To End Frustration Of Driving Behind Garbage TrucksThey're a welcome sight when garbage piles up on the sidewalk, but getting stuck behind a sanitation truck is no fun for city drivers.
Sanitation Dept. Ready Ahead Of Time For Post-NYE Cleanup In Times SquareFor the city’s sanitation workers assigned to Times Square, their job starts long before the first piece of confetti falls to ring in the New Year.
Advisory: NYC Department Of Sanitation To Hold Citywide Snow DrillThe drill will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday and end on Dec. 7 at 4 p.m.
NYC Sanitation Department Unveils New CalendarFirst it was the firefighters, then it was the cab drivers. Now, New York City's Strongest are unveiling their 2017 calendar.
NYC Sees 26 Percent Jump In Missed Garbage Pickup ComplaintsFrom Jan. 1 to Aug. 1, the city received a total of 16,936 complaints, which is about 3,500 more than the same period last year.
Department Of Sanitation Cracks Down On Illegal Dumping As Trash Piles UpTrash has a way of piling up around New York City during the summer, and the Department of Sanitation blames it on illegal dumpers and people just doing it wrong.

More From CBS New York

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
Get Our Morning Briefs
Bloomberg WCBS Tri-State Business Index

Watch & Listen LIVE