Rat Infestation

Residents of Howard Road and Bennington Terrace in Ridgewood are coping with a rat infestation. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Urge Town Officials To Help Rid Neighborhood Of Rats

Ridgewood is known as a quiet, bucolic, upscale town. Recently, though, there’s been an influx of some uninvited new residents: Rats.

08/05/2014

FILE: New York City Rat (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Business Owners Say ‘Foot-Long’ Rats Are ‘Always Around’ TriBeCa

TriBeCa, which is home to some of the city’s most exclusive restaurants, is also home to one of the city’s worst rat infestations.

01/16/2014

A rat is seen in Bushwick, Brooklyn (credit: Holli Haerr, 1010 WINS)

Residents In Bushwick, Brooklyn Say Rats Are Taking Over

Residents of the Bushwick section of Brooklyn have been complaining that their neighborhood is overrun with rats – and they said the city is not taking action.

03/20/2013