New Yorkers have called in 7,400 rat sightings in the first 4 months of 2022, up from pre-pandemic levels

New Yorkers have called in 7,400 rat sightings in the first 4 months of 2022, up from pre-pandemic levels

NEW YORK CITY — They crawled to the surface as the coronavirus pandemic roiled New York City, scurrying out of subterranean nests into the open air, feasting on a smorgasbord of scraps in streets, parks and mounds of curbside garbage. As diners shunned the indoors for outdoor dining, so did the city’s rats. Now city … Read more