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Maspeth »

Steven Frosch was killed by a street sweeper in Maspeth last week. 

Livingston »

The Snug Harbor Apartments are the first sites of city clothing and electronics recycling on the island.

Yorkville »

The trees are set to be ripped up at the Asphalt Green athletic complex Friday.

Park Slope »

Compost and other organic waste will be picked up during garbage day starting on May 19. 

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

The West 45th/46th Street Block Association received 199 summonses for advertising a free movie.

Tottenville »

John DiBerardino, 46, was arrested for taking the gasoline and leaving it in his Tottenville backyard.

Astoria »

Nonprofit workers will clean street litter and trash cans on 31st Street, 30th Avenue and Broadway.

Forest Hills »

New bins have been placed in several spots along Austin Street.

Crown Heights »

The Sanitation Department has hauled away almost 60 bins in just nine months.

Civic Center »

Kathryn Garcia will take over the Sanitation Department when John Doherty leaves at the end of March.

Civic Center »

Doherty faced record snow and criticism over the city's response.

Upper West Side »

Thousands of the new receptacles will be rolled out across the city by April 1.

Great Kills »

A city council report showed the borough had the least amount of plows.

Park Slope »

Residents are wondering if the tree trash will ever be picked up.

Midtown »

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Al Roker put their feud behind them on the "Today" show Monday morning.