Starting Oct. 1, workers from The DOE Fund will bag overflowing trash barrels and pick up litter.
Councilman Steven Matteo said his district had a reported 200 percent increase in fines issued.
The DOT plans to add new lighting and install signage to ward off rogue cyclists in the passageway.
Department of Sanitation police officer Serafin Rivera brings New Yorkers spelunking on the weekends.
Experts say there are more than 20 million rats in the city. Here's how to banish them from your block.
The agency admitted that staff at the housing complex have contributed to a major rat infestation.
The city provided alcohol for a party where Maria Montanez, 32, was attacked, the suit says.
A pair of 19-year-old women stole a $26,000 watch from a man who brought them home, police said.
A stuffed animal holding a box of Newports and Corona beer has taken up residence on a corner lightpost.
The bins are a growing problem for the city, said Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez.
The three-block tunnel that connects Broadway to the 191st Street 1 train station is a mess, locals say.
A Department of Sanitation truck fatally struck a woman in Port Richmond Friday morning, police said.
About half a dozen pink bins from Our Neighborhood Recycling recently appeared in the Lower East Side.
Jacqueline Haeflinger was fatally struck as she tried to save her dog, police and witnesses said.
Steven Frosch was killed by a street sweeper in Maspeth last week.
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