Sanitation workers struggle on snow-covered streets

Stamford sanitation workers say snowfall is making their job more difficult. Sanitation worker Rudy Hall says the 10,000-pound garbage trucks that he and his colleagues drive

STAMFORD - Stamford sanitation workers say snowfall is making their job more difficult. 

Sanitation worker Rudy Hall says the 10,000-pound garbage trucks that he and his colleagues drive are slipping and sliding on the snow-covered roads. 

Hall is also asking for customers to clear areas around their garbage cans. He says if he cannot reach the garbage, he cannot haul it away.

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