Plan Would Charge NYC Residents To Have Garbage Picked Up To Encourage RecyclingSome say a proposed new plan is about garbage is a bunch of garbage itself, while others think it might be an environmental turning point.
NYC Department Of Sanitation Issues Snow Alert For TuesdayThe snow alert begins at 8 a.m. Tuesday, meaning the city will have its snow fighting equipment ready.
Sanitation Department: 2,200 Trucks Out Collecting Trash Piles After Last Week's SnowstormIn a tweet, the department says trucks are out collecting trash, recycling and organics citywide while limited snow operations are still underway.
Where Are The Plows? Officials Say Conditions Make Clearing City Streets DifficultWhere are the plows? It's a question many people are asking. Driving is treacherous, many city streets remain unplowed or waited hours to see them.
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.