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Upper East Side Waste Transfer Station Unduly Affects the Poor, Locals Say

The new E. 91st Street waste processing plant will be within blocks of a NYCHA housing complex.

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Construction Signs Spotted at Controversial UES Trash Station

Construction signs at the future East 91st Street Marine Transfer Station worry neighbors.

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Children's Letters to Mayor Protest UES Waste Transfer Station

Children delivered letters to Gracie Mansion protesting the East 91st Street Marine Transfer Station.

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City Awards Contract for Controversial E. 91st Street Trash Station

Skanska and Trevcon have been selected to build the controversial trash station on the UES.

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Opponents to File Lawsuit in Fight Against E 91st Street Trash Facility

Upper East Siders plan on filing another lawsuit against the city's 91st Street garbage facility.

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City Clears Major Hurdle for E. 91st Street Waste Station

The city won a federal permit to build its controversial East 91st Street marine transfer station.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Fight Against UES Garbage Plan Causes Stink in Williamsburg

The UES and Williamsburg, both in Rep. Carolyn Maloney's new district, are at odds over trash plans.

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Residents Not Buying City Claims of Odorless Dump at E. 91st Street

Nearly 300 residents voiced concerns to city officials Monday about the E. 91st Street trash station.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

New Community Group Forms to Fight UES Garbage Station

A new community group has formed to fight the city's plans to build a $125 million waste transfer station along the East River at East 91st Street.