Post Tagged with: "Business Integrity Commission"

Police / Transportation

Private trash hauler faces backlash over safety violations

Protesters in front of the office of the Business Integrity Commission in Manhattan on May 9, urging the agency to suspend the license of a Hunts Point trash hauler.

At a rally in front of the BIC’s office in downtown Manhattan on May 9, a half-dozen City Council members joined several dozen trash industry workers and immigrant advocates to pressure the agency to revoke Sanitation Salvage’s license, tighten regulations within the industry, and prevent pedestrian deaths.

Business / Government

Integrity Commission Rapped

Ian MacGregor, owner of The Lobster Place on Bryant Avenue, says the City’s Business Integrity Commission is pinching his and other business with strong-arm tactics.

A city government commission founded to combat organized crime is instead operating a shakedown operation, business owners charge.