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NYC Department of Sanitation Exhibits
The NYC Department of Sanitation brought its Trucks of Art, an art exhibit using collection trucks as canvas, to Fordham Plaza on Tuesday, Augst 20. Artists from across the city
beautifi ed fi ve trucks to encourage sustainability and honor the men and women who make up New York’s Strongest. (below) (l-r) DSNY Graphic designer Danielle Yang, community
affairs liaisons Christopher Velez and Teresa Cunningham with artists Misha Tyutyunik and Victor Saint-Hilaire’s abstract mural reminding people to recycle.
(above) Jillian White, a fi ne artist and
DSNY civilian employee serving its
Staten Island repair shop, used her mural
to honor NY’s Strongest and inspire
people to recycle.
(below) DSNY’s Binnie mascots met
with employees and local youth during
the exhibit. Photos by Miriam Quin
(above) Energy Tech High School
students created a mural that likens
DSNY’s workforce to superheroes.
(below) Manhattan artist Dister’s
canvas honored NY’s Strongest for
their work each day.
Even the trucks’ compartment rear loaders featured