Post Tagged with: "Department of Sanitation"

Corona residents complain about the problem of dirt and trash in their neighborhood. (Photo by Edwin Martínez via El Diario)

NYC Fight Against Trash Still Insufficient

Queens December 16, 2016 at 10:25 am

Despite the efforts of City Hall and the City Council, residents of Hispanic neighborhoods complain of increasing amounts of garbage on the streets, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

An unhappy Mike Memon displays a Sanitation ticket in his office at Bergen Discounts. (Photo by Gabriella Iannetta, via Mott Haven Herald)

Bronx Merchants Upset Over Sanitation Tickets

Bronx, Business, Environment, Government December 18, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Some Bronx merchants complain that they are unfairly ticketed by the Department of Sanitation for garbage which has been scattered after-hours by people foraging for bottles, reports the Mott Haven Herald.