Following in their wake were 350 salt spreaders.
It may sound obvious, but the snow ploughs and salt spreaders need to be ahead of you, not behind you in the queue!
More than 260 plows and salt spreaders started working early Tuesday morning.
The city's salt spreaders have been used only three times.
During the recent snowstorms, they operated salt spreaders and drove pickup trucks with plows.
Since then, no mayor has dallied in getting out the snowplows and salt spreaders.
Earlier yesterday, the city Sanitation Department deployed 500 workers and 359 salt spreaders, officials said.
New York City relies on 1,300 garbage trucks and 350 salt spreaders to plow its streets.
Ever since, no Mayor has dallied in getting out the snowplows and salt spreaders.
They would use about 2,000 pieces of heavy equipment, including 350 salt spreaders and 20 snow-melters.