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Sanitation Swears in New Sanitation Workers

December 14,2011 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani

Press Release # 11-51, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty today swore in 105 newly hired Sanitation Workers, and acknowledged DSNY’s 2009 and 2010 Employees of the Year at a ceremony at the Aviator Sports Complex in Brooklyn.

“I am honored to lead this Department with over 80 years of excellence and a proud heritage,” said Commissioner Doherty. “The job that the newest Sanitation Workers take on and the added responsibilities of our new supervisory personnel ensures Sanitation’s place as an efficient and effective City agency. Often, the members of the Department are the eyes and ears of the communities we serve, responding, to cries for help and summoning assistance. We perform an essential service that all our members of the ‘Sanitation Family’ can be proud of. And today we also recognize those DSNY employees who stood out and have been named our Employees of the Year for 2009 and 2010.” 

 


2009 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR

General Superintendent 1
Wilfredo Gomez, Bronx 1

Supervisor
Joseph DiDonato, Manhattan 4

Garage Supervisor
Louis Donello, Brooklyn South 17

Sanitation Workers
Angelo Bruno and Edwin Nieves, Manhattan 2

Enforcement Division
Melicia Blakney, Sanitation Enforcement Agent, Bronx

Civilian
Josephine Gervais, Clerical Associate, Bronx 10
Bureau of Cleaning and Collection (BCC)

 


2010 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR

General Superintendent 1
Thomas Johnson, Bronx 6

Supervisor
Michael Cambria, Bronx 9

Garage Supervisor
Richard Perrotta, Manhattan 6

Sanitation Workers
Michael Cruz and Eric Johnson, Bronx 9

Enforcement Division
Vladimir Adushev, Sanitation Enforcement Lieutenant, Administration

Civilian
Dilys Rubizzi, Clerical Associate IV, Cleaning Operations, BCC