Meet the new boss
Carter Strickland has been appointed as the new Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection by hizzoner, Mayor Mike. As head of the DEP, our Brooklyn Heights pal Carter is now in charge of keeping our water, the best in the world, clean, tasty and safe. His department also ensures that surrounding bodies of water like Jamaica Bay, continue to improve and provide family activities for us city folk. “It is an honor to be selected to lead this talented and dedicated agency,” Carter told Standing O.