Sorry, Soho Celebs: The Sanitation Department Is Moving In After All


John Slattery, Jennifer Connolly, Paul Bettany, Kirsten Dunst, James Gandolfini, and Michael Stipe are among the stars who live in West Soho and Tribeca and have voiced opposition to the installation of a sanitation complex at Spring Street and the West Side Highway that will house trucks and also a giant block of salt. A state appellate court just unanimously ruled the construction could commence despite the protest. And once again, in the war between celebrities and garbage, garbage wins. [NYP}