For Immediate Release: 5/23/2022 4:50 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 Tuesday, May 24, 2022, DPW&P will begin residential street sweeping in Route 31 shown in the green shaded area on the map below and online at the following link: http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/spring-street-sweeping
The street sweeping area in Route 31 is bound by Highland Street, Lancaster Street, Salisbury Street, Major Taylor Boulevard, Foster Street, Francis Mcgrath Boulevard, Madison Street, Chandler Street, and Park Avenue.
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.
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