Snow Plow Strikes Scaffolding In Lower ManhattanCleaning the streets turned hazardous for a sanitation crew in lower Manhattan Monday morning.
EXCLUSIVE: Mounds Of Snow Cleared From Some Bus Stops In Clifton, HackensackBus stops on Route 3 and Route 4 were unplowed as of Friday, potentially putting riders in danger. But by Monday, crews were out removing snow and ice.
Some LI Residents Contend With Snow-Covered Sidewalks Days After Last SnowstormIn New Hyde Park, shoveled sidewalks have been quickly covered with snow and ice after plows pass by. Meantime, residents in Elmont are demanding that businesses be held accountable for failing to shovel their sidewalks.
Brooklyn Car Leasing Company: City Snow Plow Shattered WindowA car leasing company in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, found its front window shattered when it opened for the day earlier this week, and said surveillance video revealed that a city snow plow was to blame.
Citi Bikes, Docks To Stay In Place During Snowy WeatherThe head of the Uniformed Sanitationmen's Association worries plow operators won't see some docking stations under the snow.
Brookhaven Beefs Up Snow Removal Capabilities In Aftermath Of Last Year's Blizzard ResponseSixteen new trucks along with a new computerized communications system should prevent the kind of snow plowing disaster that occurred last winter, Highways Superintendent Dan Losquadro said.
New Brookhaven Highway Chief Pledges To Plow This WinterFour months after being sworn into his new position as Brookhaven Town Superintendent of Highways, Dan Losquadro has a plan to tackle upcoming snow troubles.
Decades Old Law To Blame For Long Island's Snow Removal Woes?Special equipment is needed to clear heavy snow piled up to three feet in spots. But Newsday reports that a 1936 state statute limits how much towns can spend on heavy machinery.
Crews Making Progress In Bridgeport Snow Removal EffortMore blacktop is visible on the streets and snow blowers and shovels have gone to work on the sidewalks.
Crews Work To Clear Snow, Ice From L.I.E.Heavy duty construction trucks have been deployed to try to break up the packed snow and ice that seems to be almost fused to the roadway.
Retailers Worry Snow Will Halt Holiday Sale TurnoutMany retailers were counting on this President's Day weekend to really draw in shoppers.