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Treyger demands city punish trash company after driver kills woman

January 21 | Paula Katinas

As police continued their search for the private sanitation truck driver who struck and killed a 67-year-old woman in a hit-and-run incident at 86th Street and Bay Parkway early Thursday morning, Councilmember Mark Treyger called on the city to strip the company employing the deadly motorist of its license. “We’re here to demand justice,” said Treyger, who held […]

Subway-side homeowners still waiting for violation notices to be lifted

December 11 | Paula Katinas

Homeowners living on West Seventh and West Eighth streets, on either side of the N subway line, are not getting any satisfaction from the city Department of Buildings over the retaining walls located between their backyards and the subway, local officials said. Last month, after an outcry from homeowners who were hit with notices of […]

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