Daniel Byford's Articles

Central New York, Community, Syracuse

City of Syracuse Working to Prioritize Pipe Replacement, Water Main Breaks Remain Issue

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Video Transcript: By Dan Byford SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)– In 2015, the estimated cost to replace all the pipes in Syracuse was upwards of  $700 million, while that number may seem staggering, Common Councilor Chad Ryan, who chairs the Public Works committee says that repairing each pipe costs even more per foot. “[The Department of Public […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Transportation

SU Neighborhoods More Prone to Odd/Even Tickets

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Video transcript: By Dan Byford SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—  While the snow has melted away in Syracuse, odd/even parking tickets, especially in the Syracuse University Neighborhood, are here to stay. Odd/even parking rules mandate that all cars be parked on the same side of the road on certain streets. Additionally, cars are expected to move […]

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Central New York, Government, Public Safety

Safety of New York Garbage Truck Drivers Benefits from New Law

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By Dan Byford EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y (NCC News)— A new bill was signed into law this month, adding garbage trucks to New York State’s list of “hazard vehicles”, or cars and trucks which the state deems it unsafe to speed past. Prior to the addition of garbage trucks, the list encompassed tow trucks, snow plows, rural mail carrying vehicles, […]

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