NYPD Saves The Day In Far Rockaway After High Tide Flooding Threatens To Keep Kids From SchoolQueens neighbors were stranded on their street Monday after flooding from high tide. That meant kids who normally walk to school were in danger of missing the first day back.
Time To Clean Up, Mulchfest Begins Again In New York CityThe Department of Sanitation is asking people to drop off their trees at dozens of locations, through Jan. 9.
NYC Vaccine Mandate: Officials Say Sanitation Contingencies In Place, NYPD And FDNY Trying To Fill GapsTens of thousands of city workers face unpaid leave Monday because they have not gotten the COVID-19 vaccine.
NYC Vaccine Mandate: With FDNY, EMS Still Slow To Comply, There Are Real Concerns About Emergency Response TimesCity officials are developing contingency plans to head off a shortage of first responders if resistance to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate continues.
Woman In Critical Condition After Being Struck By Sanitation Truck In Dyker Heights, BrooklynThe incident happened at around 9:30 a.m. Police said the truck was turning from 73rd Street onto 11th Avenue when it hit a 39-year-old woman who was crossing the street near the intersection.
East New York Residents Have Had Enough With Garbage Piling Up At Empty Lots, Streets: 'You're Not Supposed To Live Like This'Residents in East New York say there is so much garbage being dumped around city-owned lots, people can't even walk on the sidewalks.
Storm Watch: New York City Deploys 700 Salt Spreaders, 2,000 Workers In Advance Of Monday's SnowThe snow started falling in Manhattan on Sunday evening as people walked on the sidewalk, some carrying bags of groceries in anticipation of being snowed in on Monday.
NYC Under Snow Alert Starting Wednesday Afternoon As Winter Storm Heads Our WayThe storm is expected to roll in starting Wednesday afternoon and will continue dumping snow overnight into Thursday morning.
Harlem Residents Fed Up With Overflowing Trash Bins Take Clean Up Effort Into Their Own HandsWe have been showing you all the trash piling up across the city since the sanitation budget was slashed two months ago.
NYC Annual Mulchfest Program Underway As Alternative To Putting Christmas Trees On The CurbThe most wonderful time of the year may be coming to an end, but there is a way to make something productive out of your old, dried up tree.
Over A Year Later, DSNY Garbage Trucks Finally Leaving After Stinking Up East VillageCBS2 asked city officials about this several times, as the problem persisted for more than a year.
NYC Department Of Sanitation Tells Food Industry It Plans To Make Composting More Of A PriorityThe city's Department of Sanitation is making it clear: focusing on food waste is no waste of time.
Demanding Answers: Almost A Year Later, Residents Say DSNY Trucks Still Stinking Up East VillageThere's a constant stench and more rats, and as a result a once-pretty East Village block looks ugly. Residents say it's all caused by city garbage trucks that have parked there for almost a year.
Bronx Man Waging 2-Front Garbage War Against Department Of Sanitation And Unknown Inconsiderate DumpersA homeowner is fed up with getting ticketed for trash that he says someone is dumping next to his home.
Police: Department Of Sanitation Truck Involved In Chain-Reaction Crash In Hunters Point Section Of QueensA crash involving a city sanitation truck had a domino effect, ending with one damaged car after another and debris all over the place.