NEW YORK (AP) — A city garage in Queens was being renamed in memory of a sanitation worker who suffered a fatal heart attack on the job.
Stephen Dixon died on March 12, 2009. He was 61.READ MORE: Suspect Charlie Vasquez Charged In Shooting That Injured 2 NYPD Officers In The Bronx
Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty was to preside over Wednesday’s ceremony in Far Rockaway.READ MORE: New Video Shows Suspected Gunman, Car Used To Flee Scene Of Deadly Bronx Double Shooting
When Dixon died, the union president said New York sanitation workers have one of the most strenuous and dangerous jobs in the country.MORE NEWS: Gov. Hochul: No Known Cases Of New COVID Variant 'Omicron' In New York
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