NYC Department of Sanitation

Police cordon off a Crown Heights intersection where a man was struck and killed by a sanitation truck on Feb. 23, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

NYC Sanitation Truck Strikes, Kills College Student In Brooklyn

A college student from the Ukraine was struck and killed by a city sanitation truck Sunday morning in Brooklyn, police said.

02/23/2014

A street in need of plowing in the West Brighton section of Staten Island on Feb. 4, 2013, the day after a major snow storm. (credit: CBS 2)

Staten Islanders Blast De Blasio On Plowing: We Feel Like Forgotten Borough

Maybe Mayor de Blasio should have taken a snow plowing 101 course before he took the oath of office. Under his watch there have been three snowstorms, with already two strikes against him.

02/04/2014

The New York City Department of Sanitation's M6 trucks (Photo: CBS 2)

Battle Over Sanitation Garage Looming On The East Side Of Manhattan

The Department of Sanitation wants to build a garage on the site of a soon-to-be empty medical building at 26th Street and First Avenue, featuring 400,000 square feet with room for 150 sanitation vehicles.

07/31/2013

Illegal trash dumping in NYC

Seen At 11: CBS 2 Invades Dirty World Of Illegal Dumping

It’s unsightly, it’s unsanitary and it’s everywhere. Garbage. Illegal dumpers are tarnishing the Big Apple in a big way, but now the city is fighting back — with a trash sting.

05/22/2012

A street in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn two days after the post-Christmas blizzard. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

B’klyn Residents Next To Sound Off At Blizzard Hearing

The City Council blizzard hearings move to Borough Hall Wednesday night.

01/19/2011

Staten Island blizzard

Batting Lead-Off: S.I. Residents Blast City Over Blizzard

Residents on Staten Island are still talking about the snow from weeks ago. The Christmas weekend storm dumped up to 30 inches on the borough — and the city spent days trying to cleanup.

01/18/2011