For Immediate Release: 10/30/2020 4:45 pm
On Monday, November 2, 2020 leaf collection will begin in Routes 27, 29 and 31 shown in the green shaded areas on the map online at http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/fall-leaf-collection.
The upcoming leaf collection area is bounded by May Street, Hammond Street, Tainter Street, Illinois Street, Cambridge Street, Park Avenue, and also in areas bounded by Highland Street, Lancaster Street, Salisbury Street, Major Taylor Boulevard, Foster Street, Francis McGrath Boulevard, Madison Street, and Chandler Street.
This schedule may change due to the weather or other factors. Additional information and updates to the schedule will be posted in the following locations:
The City’s leaf collection website including an updated map of collection areas:
In addition, sign up for the AlertWorcester notification system to receive a text, email, or phone call with updates for your neighborhood at https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/en-US/BFC691572170.
No Parking Signs will be posted on the streets prior to leaf collection. Leaves are collected Monday through Saturday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, weather permitting. Failure to obey No Parking signs will result in tickets. Once the No Parking signs are posted, leaves can be pushed into the gutter. Placing brush and branches in the public way may result in fines.
Bagged leaves and brush can be taken to 1065 Millbury Street Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Bagged leaves (no brush) may be taken to the 300 Chandler Street (across from Foley Stadium) or 299 Clark Street (Near East Mtn. St.) locations on Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.