Plan Would Charge NYC Residents To Have Garbage Picked Up To Encourage RecyclingSome say a proposed new plan is about garbage is a bunch of garbage itself, while others think it might be an environmental turning point.
Major Trash Backlog Persists In NYC 8 Days After SnowstormFriday marked eight days since a snowstorm struck New York City, and the city was still dealing with it.
Garbage Is Piling Up With City's New Pickup Rules, Bay Ridge Residents SaySome Bay Ridge, Brooklyn residents say they are fed up with piling up garbage – and they have a unique plan to get the attention of Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Sanitation Police Hit Roads On Prowl For Sidewalk ScavengersUnwanted items are often left on New York City sidewalks for garbage pickup, but turning someone else’s trash into your treasure could land you in trouble with the law.
Astoria Residents Call On City To Add Garbage Pickup As Trash Piles Up"We used to have three pickups a day here in Astoria. We are down to one," New York State Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas, who represents the area, said.
Alternate-Side Parking To Resume Monday In HobokenEnforcement of alternate side parking rules will resume in Hoboken Monday morning, as the city works to clear away snow from parking lanes.
Garbage Pickup Limited But Welcome In NYCNew Yorkers were surprisingly sympathetic to the Herculean task of New York's strongest, battling the elements and trying to keep ahead of the mountains of garbage in the snowiest January on record.
NYC To Resume Garbage & Recycling Collection Monday Along with clearing mountains of snow, sanitation workers are also getting ready to start collecting garbage again, and not a moment too soon.