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Yorkville »

Study Claims East 91st Street Transfer Station Harms Kids' Health

Another new study released by an anti-MTS coalition claims it encourages environmental injustice.

Yorkville »

Demolition of Marine Transfer Station to Begin, Officials Say

The city Law Department confirmed that demolition of the former MTS on the East River will start soon.

Yorkville »

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.

Union Square »

SideBar Patrons Urinate, Vomit and Pass Out in $60K Garden, Residents Say

Residents of 145 E. 15th St. complain of SideBar patrons who urinate and leave litter in their garden.

Crown Heights »

Rat Problem Plagues Neighbors on Bergen Street in Crown Heights

Scores of rats are terrorizing families on Bergen Street in Crown Heights, they said.

Yorkville »

Upper East Siders Continue to Trash Luxury High Rise's Garbage Practices

Locals say the Clermont — at 444 E. 82nd St. — is still making a mess of the York Avenue sidewalk.

Upper East Side »

East 86th St. Drowning in Garbage After Doe Fund Pullout, Critics Say

At a recent Community Board 8 committee meeting, residents feared a worsening sanitation situation.

Red Hook »

Huge Trash Heap Sits Uncollected for Weeks on Red Hook Commercial Strip

A trash pile on Van Brunt Street has grown longer than half a block.

Upper East Side »

East 86th Street Rallies to Clean Up Trash After Doe Fund's Departure

The East 86th Street Association has rallied to clean up trash after the Doe Fund's departure.

Yorkville »

Children's Letters to Mayor Protest UES Waste Transfer Station

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

Upper East Side »

Doe Fund Won't Clean East 86th Street Anymore, Citing Hurricane Sandy

The Doe Fund has stopped cleaning East 86th Street Commercial District, citing Hurricane Sandy.

Williamsburg »

Condo Tenants Ticketed After Architect Left No Room for Trash, They Say

Developers provided no trash storage space in new condos, leaving residents to get tickets, they say.

Midtown East »

Street Recycling Program Launched in Midtown East

The East Midtown Partnership has placed 21 paper-only recycling bins around the district.

Throgs Neck »

Neglected Ferry Point Park Overflows With Trash, Booze and Illegal Vendors

Ferry Point Park draws hundreds of soccer players and fans, but lacks a permanent staff.

New York City »

MTA to Haul Away More Trash Bins in Bid to Reduce Trash

The MTA is planning to remove garbage bins from more stations in an effort to reduce trash.