For Immediate Release: 11/13/2021 10:21 am
On Monday, November 15, 2021, the DPW&P will begin collecting leaves in Routes 23, 24, 41, and 42 shown in the green shaded areas on the map online at http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/fall-leaf-collection.
The upcoming leaf collection in the Thursday trash area is bounded by Eureka Street, Main Street, Stafford Street, Heard Street, Knox Street and by Ludlow Street, Apricot Street, Goddard Memorial Drive, Parsons Hill Drive and Ledgecrest Drive. The upcoming leaf collection in the Monday trash area is bounded by Holden Street, Grove Street, Forest Street, Nelson Place, Jamesbury Drive, Rollingwood Drive, Salisbury Street, Chester Street, Snowy Owl Drive, and Barry Road Extension.
Note: Streets around Clark University, Holy Cross College, Worcester State University, and WPI (shaded in grey in the linked map) will be collected on November 26 and 27.
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:
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 may be raked into the gutter beginning on the weekend prior to the date in which leaf collection is slated to begin in your area. Brush and branches will not be collected and should be brought to a drop-off site.
Bagged leaves and brush can be taken to 1065 Millbury Street Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Bagged leaves (no brush) may also be taken to the Chandler Street (across from Foley Stadium) or Clark Street (Near East Mountain St.) drop-off locations on Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
The DPW&P will be collecting leaves Monday through Saturday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, weather permitting.