Brooklyn Councilman Thinks Upper East Siders Complain Too Much About Snow

Councilman David Greenfield (left) with Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras.
Councilman David Greenfield (left) with Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras.

Mayor Bill de Blasio may have said that his sanitation department could have done more to remove snow from Upper East Side streets after Tuesday’s storm, but at least one Brooklyn councilman thinks the mayor should not be apologizing to the tony neighborhood.

Councilman David Greenfield, who was elevated to chair the council’s influential land use committee thanks to a deal brokered by Mr. de Blasio, delivered a blistering defense of the snow clearing operation on his radio show yesterday, calling the people of the Upper East Side “complainers.” Continue reading “Brooklyn Councilman Thinks Upper East Siders Complain Too Much About Snow”