For Immediate Release: 4/7/2022 4:18 pm
The Street Sweeping Program is designed to collect sand debris—not to collect yard waste.
Do Not Place Leaf or Brush Piles In the Street
Obey posted “No Parking” signs--Violators may be ticketed $50.00 and towed.
Beginning Monday, April 11, 2022, DPW&P will begin residential street sweeping in Routes 18 and 19 shown in the green shaded area on the map online at the following link: http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/spring-street-sweeping
The street sweeping areas in Route 18 and 19 is bounded by Granite Street, Loxwood Street, Heywood Street, and Massasoit Road and by Southwest Cutoff, Greenwood Street, McKeon Road, Whipple Street, Upland Street, and Upland Gardens Drive.
Residents in the sweeping area should sweep sidewalk debris into the street. Yard waste must not be placed in the street. Yard Waste will not be collected and violators may be fined.
The DPW&P sweeps residential side streets from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
Yard waste facilities are open on Wednesday and Saturdays. 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 5:00 pm. Bagged leaves (no brush) may also be taken to the Chandler Street (across from Foley Stadium) or Clark Street (Near East Mtn. St.) drop-off locations on Wednesdays from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Sign up for AlertWorcester to be notified by text, email, or phone call when street sweeping crews are coming to your neighborhood:
For more information on the Spring Sweeping Program, please visit:
For questions, please call the DPW&P Customer Service Center at (508) 929-1300
April 7, 2021 Routes 18 and 19