Monday, March 26, 2012
There are a lot of rats around here, rat report says
DNAinfo posted news today on a survey from the city's Department of Health revealing that Inwood and Washington Heights have the highest reported rate of rat infestation in Manhattan ... with an 11.6 percent rat infestation rate in 2011.
Meanwhile, according to Department of Mental Health and Hygiene records, the Lower East Side and East Village are No. 2 with an 11.4 percent rat infestation rate in 2011 ... based on 492 reported rat infestations verified out of 4,279 inspections.
And here's handy-dandy chart via DNAinfo showing how other neighborhoods fare ...