The island only had 62 tickets during recent snowstorms, compared to hundreds in other boroughs.
The farm, at Queens Botanical Garden, produced more than 3,000 pounds of vegetables last year.
Check whether the Department of Sanitation's 2,100 snowplows have made it to your street.
Forecasters had feared up to 3 feet. Schools will be open Monday, but will likely be closed Tuesday.
Queens residents will soon have more options to recycle their food waste.
The accident took place at East 70th Street and York Avenue just after 9 a.m. Thursday.
Temperatures are expected to dip to 10 degrees, bringing snow and ice on Tuesday, officials said.
Throwing computers, old iPods and TVs in the trash will soon be banned across NYC.
Leave it curbside, turn it into mulch or pay to have someone haul it away.
Anthony Riaza injured his left arm and hand during his trash run Wednesday, officials said.
A sanitation truck was stuck in the large hole on Monday morning, officials and witnesses said.
Neighborhood failed to meet the criteria to reduce street-cleaning days by just 2 percentage points.
Fruit flies and lack of education are blamed for the slow response to the city's composting project.
The thoroughfare in Elmhurst will get more trash pickups throughout the week.
The composting program is being expanded to include 720 city public schools.
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