Author: Liam Quigley


Bill to transform private waste collection passes council

Boro-Wide Recycling is a Queens based private trash hauling company, and just in case anyone forgets the fact, its bright green and orange liveried trucks are outfitted with stickers declaring them kings of the borough. Mike Cristina has run the family business since it opened in 1993, and his drivers […]


Trash bill opponents scrambling as legislation gains steam

Over the weekend, 14-year-old Mario Valenzuela was killed in Queens. Photos from the scene show the teen’s bicycle hanging from the wheels of a dump truck. The distraught driver said he felt a bump before coming to a stop. The truck belongs to Limited Interior Group, and is one of […]