Sanitation Worker

NYC Department of Sanitation plows are ready to roll, Dec. 10, 2013. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Report: Sanitation Worker Accused Of Punching Cab Driver In East Harlem

A New York City sanitation worker has been charged with assault, reportedly on allegations that he punched a cab driver who complained that a garbage truck was blocking the road in East Harlem.

03/03/2014

A New York City Sanitation truck (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

NYC Sanitation Worker Forced To Retire For Accepting $20 Tip

Lenworth Dixon, a 25-year veteran city sanitation worker, was forced to retire from his $73,000-a-year job and pay a $1,500 fine.

02/04/2014

Handcuffs - File Photo

City Sanitation Worker Charged With Assault

A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Sunday on assault charges.

07/07/2013

A Garbage Truck - File / Photo: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

NYC Sanitation Worker Charged With DWI

A New York City sanitation worker was arrested this weekend and charged with driving while intoxicated.

01/27/2013

Staten Island Damage

Sanitation Worker Shocked By Live Power Line While Cleaning Up On Staten Island

A New York City sanitation worker was hospitalized Sunday, after touching a live power line while working on cleanup efforts in Staten Island.

11/04/2012

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Sanitation Worker Killed By Car In The Bronx

The city says Angel Roldan was hit by a car while crossing the street in front of his sanitation garage.

12/21/2010

A Garbage Truck - File / Photo: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

Queens Garage Honors Late Sanitation Worker

Stephen Dixon died on March 12, 2009. He was 61.

12/15/2010