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Sanitation Dept. Special Schedule

Due to unsafe icy conditions in Crown Heights alleyways the sanitation department has made different arrangements for garbage pickup this week. Full Story

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Mrs. Shaina Rivka Lerner, 82, OBM

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Are you crazy!!!!
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Are you crazy!!!!

There is no way anyone can take the garbage from the alley and bring it to the front of the house.
Also I just saw this now and they might have picked up the garbage on my block already . So now there will be garbage left not only in the alley in the back but also in the front of the house. If I can take my small car out of the garage and drive it through the alley, a garbage truck can get through

where should we put the bags????
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where should we put the bags????

We should take all our bags out of the alley and place it where? On the sidewalks? I live on crown st. Bet. Bklyn and kingston. Where should I place all my garbage bags???????

Crazy!!
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Crazy!!

Are they out of their mind?!?!? We should trek three weeks worth of garbage through our homes to the front? They are insane!

anonymous
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anonymous

Now they tell us this?? After FOUR weeks of NOT picking up the garbage???? They can salt the alleyways just like they salt the main roads. I’m living in CH for 40 years and we’ve never had this problem before. There is just as much ice in front of the houses as there is in the back alleyway. They can just as easily slip on the ice on the street in between the parked cars to get to the sidewalks that they want us to put the garbage on.

The Alley
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The Alley

This may work for garbage going forward. What about all the piles in the alleys now?

possible solution
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possible solution

Call 311 and file a complaint. They need to be flooded with complaints.

retards
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retards

Send trucks with salt to melt the ice n then go get the flippin garbage. How do u think they do it in canada?
All im thinking bout is how happy the rats are gonna be 🙁

Wth
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Wth

Ye sure I’ll take a months worth of garbage and put in on the sidewalk in front of my house so the trucks may not come get it?? For real? How is anyone supposed to do that! That’s hours of work! We live in a cold windy snowy city! We’ve been living in this cold windy snowy city for decades! They can’t figure it out?! Wow! Geniuses! Can wait for the rat problem on the horizon!

to #1
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to #1

you are 100% right. i live on montgomery bet. bklyn and NY i got my car out of the garage no problem and drove through the alley. this morning when i saw this article it was all past so if i had just put it out, we would have new garbage in the front and old garbage in the back. this is if we only put new garbage in the front

everyone, chill
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everyone, chill

First of all, they said this at least two weeks ago, so if you’d listened then, you wouldn’t have a month’s worth of garbage now.

Secondly, it’s not about the trucks not fitting through, it’s about the safety of their workers. The alleyways are like a sheet of ice. It’s scary and dangerous and unfair to ask of their workers.

Saw
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Saw

Today, Shabbos, on the way to shul, I saw 2 garbage bags sitting on the street. I also saw from far where a car had gone over a bag of garbage. You can imagine the mess

To #10 I never heard about this. Not 2 weeks ago and not until Friday morning
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To #10 I never heard about this. Not 2 weeks ago and not until Friday morning
"TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION "
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"TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION "

THIS IS NOT THE FIRST TIME THAT WE HAVE HAD THESE CONDITIONS. ARE WE LIVING IN A THIRD WORLD COUNTRY ? THE ONLY REASON THAT THEY CAN GET AWAY WITH THIS IS DUE TO LACK OF PEOPLE CALLING AND COMPLAINING. wHERE IS OUR COUNCIL? IT IS LUDICROUS TO ASK PEOPLE TO CARRY THREE WEEKS OF WET SMELLY GARBAGE TO THE FRONT. AS THE WEATHER WARMS UP A BIT, THE GARBAGE WILL DEFROST A LOT FASTER THEN THE ICE MELTING, AND THEN WE WILL HAVE A SMELLY AND HAZARDOUS SITUATION, AND WE WILL BE DELUGED BY RATS. I GUESS OUR ESTEEMED… Read more »

Call Yankels
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Call Yankels

Or any other private trash haulers and they will have the alleys clean in a few hours.

Go ahead and bill the city for it!

may this be our biggest problume!
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may this be our biggest problume!

thank hashem for the small things He does give you, and stop complaining about the little things!

garbage pickup?
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garbage pickup?

they never picked up the garbage as they were
supposed to. this is ridiculous.

what garbage pickup?
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what garbage pickup?

of course they DID NOT pick up the garbage in the alley between carroll and crown, troy and schenectady. it’s just about impossible to go in and out of my garage. do we call mr. diblasio?

FYI
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FYI

All garbage was being collected today from the allies.

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