Scattered snow equipment breakdowns show city s not ready for

Scattered snow equipment breakdowns show city’s not ready for next big storm, says mechanics’ union leader

The first significant storm of the season brought a test for New York City’s snow equipment — and it failed, says the head of the city’s mechanics’ union. At least seven of the 705 salt spreaders deployed for the storm, along with three mini spreaders and four other vehicles, broke down after hitting...