‘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.
De Blasio: Dept. Of Sanitation Shouldn't Have Thrown Away Produce Stand ContentsMayor Bill de Blasio said late Sunday that action was being taken after Department of Sanitation workers were caught on video throwing away food.
New Round Of Snow Set To Snag Friday Morning Commute For Tri-State AreaResidents around the Tri-State can expect rain on Thursday to switch over to wet snow overnight into Friday as temperatures drop.
De Blasio Issues Emergency Declaration; Blizzard Moves In Early For NYCThe much-anticipated blizzard was striking the Tri-State Area earlier than expected Friday night, after Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a Winter Weather Emergency Declaration for the following day.
NYC Looking To Hire Emergency Snow Laborers To Help With Snow RemovalNew York City is looking to hire eligible workers to help remove snow and ice from places like bus stops, crosswalks and fire hydrants after heavy snowfalls.
Changes In Recycling Pickup Leaves Mountains Of Trash Bags On UWS StreetsPiles of trash have been blocking sidewalks in the Manhattan neighborhood, as Upper West Side residents wait for a much-needed pickup.
All Clean In Times Square After Throngs Of Revelers Usher In 2016Department of Sanitation crews quickly moved in as soon as partygoers cleared out, cleaning tons of garbage left behind.