The people of Yorkville didn't get a lot of love at City Hall two weeks ago when the City Council's sanitation committee finally moved toward a vote on New York's 20-year Solid Waste Management Plan. When one Yorkvillian tried to take a seat in a crowded row of chairs, a Sunset Park activist declared loudly that the move to sit was just another example of "that feeling of entitlement" and yelled to her young activists not to yield their chairs. None were asked to. This was one day when the entitled... More >>>
By photo: Jake Price
Black-bag job: The new trash plan changes how the city ships out its waste but does little to alter where it ends up.