NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York’s Department of Sanitation wants to transform its fleet of recycling trucks into works of art. The agency announcing the launch of its “Trucks Of Art” project and contest.
To enter, the Sanitation Department is asking volunteer artists to submit their ideas for how they would redesign the drab, 23-ton collection trucks into inspiring works of art.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect For Workers At New Jersey Schools, Colleges, Universities And State Agencies
The agency says that they want the newly designed trucks to inspire people and to promote sustainable living.READ MORE: FDA, CDC May Approve COVID Vaccine Booster Shots For Millions This Week
DSNY’s executive director Robin Brooks talks with CBSN New York’s Dana Tyler about the new project and contest.MORE NEWS: Vote To Be Held On Removing Thomas Jefferson Statue From New York City Hall