Councilman David Greenfield to introduce snow shoveling proposal before next winter
A Brooklyn councilman is pushing to change the city's laws to keep the sidewalks safe after snowfall.
Currently, Brooklyn property owners receive a fine starting at $100 if they fail to clear their sidewalks within four hours after a storm ends. However, Councilman David Greenfield says even when a fine is given, sidewalks still go unshoveled.
Greenfield's proposal calls for city workers...