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Environment

SPECIAL REPORT: Green Jobs Gone Missing

Monday, February 1st, 2016

SPECIAL REPORT: Science and the City

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

New Life for Old Clothes

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Nicky Nguyen carried two hot-pink plastic bags out of his house in Bath Beach on a recent weekday afternoon and left them at his curb. They contained old blankets, pillowcases, kids’ clothes, and jeans.

His bags were two of the 150,000 picked up as part of a month-long city Department of Sanitation pilot program for curbside textile collection that aims to gather clothing for charity and recycle garments too worn to wear.

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Chased by Sandy, Caught by Mold

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

The Santana family thought they’d escaped the devastation of Hurricane Sandy when NYCHA moved them from their flooded first-floor apartment in the Baruch Houses to another development a few blocks south.

But by last summer nearly everything in Maria Santana’s 16th-floor NYCHA apartment in the LaGuardia Houses was covered in plastic.

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Stepping up Fines on Litterbugs

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Water Work Dries Up Business

Monday, September 14th, 2015

SPECIAL REPORT: Turning Point

Friday, May 29th, 2015

219 West: Underground and Outer Space

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Neglect Takes Toll On Tenants

Sunday, April 12th, 2015