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Sam Bouncing around, Equipment, Garage Life, Job Security, Night Life, Snow, Supervisor's Life Leave a Comment

I just spent a week on the 8pm to 8am shift this winter and found the shift very busy and that’s including the day I didn’t have nobody except the 2 GU”s,  1 Spreader and 1 Officer in the field, everybody to Q1 that night, and I still was busy all night, don’t get me wrong, I didn’t kill myself …


DSNY 2.0

Sam Equipment, Evironment, Garage Life, Getting the route up, Health and wellness, Job Security, Retirement, Sanitation Workers Life, Supervisor's Life, Technology Leave a Comment

                    The automation of DSNY continues  with GPS, Records  upgrade, Hand Scanners, Electronic Summons Writers, and Hybrids all over the place, we are in a state of saving as many jobs as possible and at the same time not hiring for those good jobs that labor provides, some will be out …


Should employees choose a Roth 457 or a traditional 457b?

Sam Family Life, Finance, Health and wellness, Healthcare, Money, Pension, Retirement, Tax Leave a Comment

“Before answering this, there are two important things to know : from what has been publicized SO FAR 1. the 457b is accessible penalty-free at “separation from service” as opposed to age 59.5 for the Roth 457 AND 2. this is a PERSONAL DECISION based on many factors including age, pension eligibility, involvement in 401k’s & IRAs, etc…” The answer …

Hoover Dam, Nevada

Sam Family Life, Neighborhood, Travel, Vacations Leave a Comment

Amazing site, worth seeing, it gives you a sense of living in the past, I’m also amazed by the idea that we can do anything when we put our heads together. It was a nice continuation of the day that first started with a trip to the Grand Canyon.                       …

Frank Justich

Frank Justich Second Annual Memorial Dinner

Sam DSNY Faces, Queens West, Sanitation Workers Life Leave a Comment

Saturday March 19, 2011 @ Studio Square 7PM to 1AM 35-33 36th Street Queens, NY 11106 718-383-1001 Dinner, All you can drink Beer, Wine and Sangria DJ, Dancing and A Comedian A Special Silent Auction including Frank’s Paintings Raffle with many Prizes 50/50 Tickets – 80 Table – 750 For more information/raffle and or tickets call: John Depalma 646-270-1865 Mike …

Snowing in the city

How I’m Liking 2011 So Far ?

Sam Getting the route up, Snow Leave a Comment

Is it ever going to end NY snow scene No resolutions this year, and it has been all work and no play Related articles The ultimate search: Non-related look-a-likes! Remembering New York’s “Snowmageddon” (Winter of 2011) How to Say “Look at Me!” to an Online Recruiter 1 Million Facebook likes and kids get puppy Ricki Lake is moving to Ibiza …