Ever wondered who's on the other end of the line when you call 311 to complain about the Nickelback being too loud across the street? Content farm ManifestoNYC recently spoke with Tamesha, a New York City native who works the phones at 311 headquarters. Beyond the usual concerns about municipal services, she fields questions like, "Should I kick my husband out?" and "What do I do with expired milk?"
The video is part of a series of NYC Vignettes, one of which profiles a retired undercover NYPD detective and Kevin Murphy, who is in charge of steel erection at 1 World Trade, 4 World Trade and the new Port Authority transit hub. We'd personally like to hear Mayor Bloomberg's answer to the marital question, and when will there be a separate Rat Hotline?