The union president representing transit workers is calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to develop a plan that could keep at least the underground portions of the subway system running in a severe snowstorm.
The relentless snow this winter caused the New York City Department of Sanitation to go over budget by $75 million.
New Yorkers have been complaining that trash is piling up amid the snow lately, but a Department of Sanitation official asked for patience as crews catch up.
If it seems as if people are checking out your car a lot more often these days, you are probably right – but perhaps not for the reason you think.
Heavy winter snows have pounded Metro-North’s aging rail system into submission – at least partially.
The railroad said it’s been forced to operate with fewer than scheduled trains because of the snow and extreme cold.