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4/18/2012 - Street Sweeping Update



Street Sweeping

The City’s residential street sweeping program began on Monday March 26, 2012. Detailed updates will be provided weekly through local media sources including the City of Waterbury website.

Property owners are asked to begin sweeping their sidewalks into the immediate gutter line, removing any debris, litter and leaves. Sand should not be swept into large piles.

Beginning Friday April 20th

Crew 1 will begin work in District 1-1, in the Town Plot section. The district includes Highland Ave. East to Railroad Hill St. and Sunnyside Ave. South to Congress Ave.

Crew 2 will begin work in District 3-4 in the Washington School area. Union St. South and West to Edgewood Ave. and South Main St.

Weather permitting crews will begin working in the following District between April 25th to April 27th.

Both sweeping crews will merge into District 5 which encompasses Hill St. Cooke St. Willow St. and the Overlook Community.

The citywide sweeping program is expected to be complete on or about May 5th.

The Public Works Department will post signs in the districts prior to scheduled sweeping. Every effort should be made to remove parked vehicles from the scheduled routes prior to the arrival of the sweepers. Vehicles not removed during the sweeping operation may be towed at the owner’s expense.

Weekly updates are posted in the newspaper and on the City website ( Please refer to the website for a detailed listing of streets in each of the districts.