Here's How a Typical Night Goes on a Dangerous Private New York City Garbage Truck

"One Night on a Private Garbage Truck in New York City"
"One Night on a Private Garbage Truck in New York City"
Photo: ProPublica

ProPublica recently published a great investigative article titled Trashed: Inside the Deadly World of Private Garbage Collection that included an interesting virtual ride through a typical night of collection in New York City.

Waste removal is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country. On the darkened streets of New York City, it’s a race for survival.

Check out the virtual ride then the accompanying article to read all about it.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

Editor in Chief

Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their dog. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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