Town of Ramapo Unit members Chris Bibbins, left, and Tom Stevens use a crane to remove fallen tree limbs from Pascack Brook, which flooded during Hurricane Ida.
Editor’s Note: CSEA members worked tirelessly to prepare for recent severe weather and respond to damage. Our union members, both as frontline workers and volunteer first responders, were among the first people to respond to the remnants of Hurricane Ida, which devastated parts of downstate New York.
Village of Garden City Highway Department member Franco Mannarino helps to remove a fallen tree from in front of a resident’s home. (Photo by Dennis O’Reilly)