For Immediate Release: 3/31/2023 4:53 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 3, 2023, DPW&P will begin residential street sweeping in Routes 22, 23, 24 and 25 shown in the green shaded areas on the map online at the following link: http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/spring-street-sweeping
The street sweeping areas in Routes 22, 23, 24 and 25 are bounded by First Street, Mill Street, Gates Lane, Main Street, Fremont Street, the Auburn town line, and the Leicester town line.
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 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
Yard waste facilities are open on Wednesdays 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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For more information on the Spring Sweeping Program, please visit: http://www.worcesterma.gov/streets/spring-street-sweeping