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Snow Removal

Neighbor Issues: Snow Removal, Repair and Maintenance on Shared Driveways

Andrew Lieb | Posted 04.01.2015 | New York
Andrew Lieb

Unfortunately, the term "shared" is such an inexact state of being and only through first deciphering how the driveway is actually owned can the mutual obligations for maintenance be precisely determined.

Business Liability for Snow and Ice Removal

Brad Reid | Posted 01.29.2015 | Business
Brad Reid

There are numerous slip and fall lawsuits resulting from snow and ice on business premises. This comment briefly discusses each of three legal standards that may apply, depending upon the jurisdiction.

Where Were These Windshield Wipers This Winter?

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 03.17.2014 | Technology

Tired of wiping snow and ice off your car’s windshield? Well, one man has invented a system that can do the dirty work for you. Called the Wiper ...

Why You’re Doing This Wrong

Bruce Lubin | Posted 02.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Bruce Lubin

But don't worry, we're here to save the day and your back.

Was Sanitation Absence During Blizzard A Budget Protest?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Federal prosecutors are looking into allegations that sanitation workers sabotaged the city's response to blizzard, a law enforcement official...

Blizzard Is 'Budget Buster' For Cities

CNN Money | Tami Luhby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- A massive snowstorm was the last thing cash-strapped cities needed to ring out 2010. "It's a budget buster," said Mark Bou...

When Manholes Explode, New Yorkers Shrug

Tom Bisky | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Tom Bisky

As audio-visual phenomena, the volcanic blasts from manhole-accessed underground pipes are nothing short of spectacular -- but we New Yorkers are getting used to them.

10 Things to Do on a Snowy Work Day

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Stanley Bing

1. Wait for the snow plows to arrive. Look out window. Realize there will be no snowplows, because your neighborhood is not as important as some others.

Mayors Learn The Politics Of Snow Removal

The New York Times | SEWELL CHAN and LIZ ROBBINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mayor Adrian M. Fenty, whose city has been overwhelmed by record snowfall, knows the clock is ticking. While residents have been relatively understand...

If DC Area Can't Learn to Cope with Snow -- Maybe Capitol Should be Moved to Midwest Where They Know How

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

So far this week, snow has closed the Federal Government for three full days. Each day the Federal Government is closed, it costs the taxpayers $100 million in lost productivity. So far that's a cool $300 million.

Moscow To Ban Snow

The Moscow Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Moscow will blast clouds from the sky this winter to save money on snow removal, a city official said Wednesday, but the plan threatens to anger the s...