CB 5: Garbage-filled lot is public health issue

Community activists say an empty lot at 1750 Grand Concourse is filled with garbage and causing a public health issue. The garbage includes food, electronics

The garbage includes food, electronics and tires. It is considered a breeding ground for vermin.

The garbage includes food, electronics and tires. It is considered a breeding ground for vermin. (4/23/15)

THE BRONX - Community activists say an empty lot at 1750 Grand Concourse is filled with garbage and causing a public health issue.

The garbage includes food, electronics and tires. It is considered a breeding ground for vermin.

Community Board 5 is asking both the Parks Department and the Department of Health to address the issue.

Neither department has commented about the lot.

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