In the aftermath of Irene, this might be a good time for a reminder about how to dispose of branches, bulk trash and the like. Rye Brook put out this briefing on local trash services and pump-out procedures.
Meanwhile, any tips to share with your Sound Shore neighbors? Let us know how the cleanup is going.
(Photo: Kristin Ohnmacht cleans a sign from her garden apartment on Purchase Street in Rye Monday after Tropical Storm Irene hit the region. Tania Savayan / The Journal News )