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New Department of Sanitation workers, commissioner sworn in at Floyd Bennett Field

The ceremony included the honoring of sanitation workers

The ceremony included the honoring of sanitation workers who saved fire victims while on the job.

It was a big day in Brooklyn for the city's Department of Sanitation.

More than 100 new workers from the 2013 graduating class were officially sworn in during a ceremony at Floyd Bennett Field. Their first job was the big snowstorm that hit last November.

The department's 43rd commissioner was sworn in as well. Katherine Garcia has been at work for a month now.

The event also...

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