NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York City Department of Sanitation is getting ready for snow season.
Starting on Tuesday, residents across the five boroughs will see snow fighting equipment take to the streets as the city holds its annual snow drill.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Isaiah Levine Killed In Double Shooting On Lower East Side, Second Victim In Hospital
The drill will begin at 4 p.m. and end on Dec. 7 at 4 p.m.READ MORE: Tony Award-Winning Temptations Musical 'Ain't Too Proud' Reopens On Broadway
The Department of Sanitation’s fleet consists of more than 2,000 rear-loading collection trucks, 450 mechanical brooms and 689 salt and sand spreaders, housed in their 59 district garages across the city.MORE NEWS: DEP Says New York City Tap Water Might Smell, Taste Different Because Of Different Supply Systems
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