Tag: 311
10-years-of-311-nyc

One of the things I definitely took for granted when I lived in NYC was 311. It was the ultimate city-info tool, completely free, and available 24/7. Los Angeles doesn’t have anything like this and it’s often hard to find information that should be readily available, like parking regulations, housing regulations, DMV info, etc. New […]

Manifesto NYC has done a wonderful video profile on a woman named Tamesha who works at NYC’s 311 phone service. If you live in NYC, 311 is an invaluable free service that I’ve come to use quite often for many things. The service is never down, somebody is always there to pick up, and for […]

water-tower-leak

This is the water tower that belongs on top of the building behind us. Just moments ago I heard a “pop” sound and looked out of my window to see a torrential downpour of water coming from the water tower over there. For about 3 weeks now, the water tower on top of our building […]