Waste Management of New York

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/03/2012 at 7:29AM

Con Ed contract talks expected to resume Thursday  Consolidated Edison workers were back outside company headquarters in Union Square Monday, a day after the utility locked out 8,500 union employees when their contract expired. Harry Farrell, President of Local 1-2 of the Utility Workers of America, is expected to call for federal mediators to intervene to [...]

Long Island City students going green
Long Island City students going green
News Queens Courier Staff 1/20/2012 at 1:26PM

Students at Growing Up Green Charter School in Long Island City are learning how to “go green” through an innovative environmental arts and education program presented by Materials for the Arts (MFTA), a program of the Departments of Cultural Affairs, Education and Sanitation, and funded by the environmental services company Waste Management of New York. [...]