Meals baggage for migrants thrown out at Midtown lodge

Meals baggage for migrants thrown out at Midtown lodge


NEW YORK Hundreds of {dollars} price of meals for migrants was thrown into the trash at a Manhattan lodge.

An worker on the ROW NYC lodge close to Occasions Sq. instructed CBS2 that enormous baggage of sandwiches, bagels and different meals are thrown out every single day as a result of migrants desire to prepare dinner their very own meals.

Felipe Rodríguez, a lodge official, stated some visitors had been utilizing scorching plates to prepare dinner of their rooms, in opposition to hearth security laws. Rodriguez stated they even needed to take away pots and pans from visitors.

“Meals is without doubt one of the most urgent points we face within the ROW,” Rodriguez stated. “I like serving to individuals, however how come you are taking all this cash … and we have got homeless individuals in New York who cannot even get a sandwich?”

A spokeswoman stated the town is now solely providing sandwiches to individuals who need them and including extra fashionable scorching dishes to the menu.

Town stated it donates leftover meals when potential.

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