Southeast Queens lawmaker allocates funding to prevent illegal dumping and cleanup hotspots


As rampant illegal dumping of trash has proliferated throughout the city due to the COVID-19 pandemic, City Councilman I. Daneek Miller announced on Thursday, Nov. 18, an allocation of funds to combat the issue in southeast Queens. 

Miller, who represents Council District 27, has allocated $125,000 towards cleanup and snow removal services in the neighborhoods of Cambria Heights, Hollis, Jamaica, St. Albans, Queens Village and Springfield Gardens.