Tuesday, May 30, 2023

Roadside leaf collection starts soon and this city wants you to know the rules

NEWPORT NEWS- The city’s Public Works’ Street Maintenance Division annual roadside leaf collection starts later this month.

Leaves mixed with twigs and branches will not be collected.

According to the city’s announcement, residents can place leaves roadside avoiding blocking traffic, gutters, drains, water meters and utility boxes a week prior to their collection date. View the collection schedule here.

The city’s annual Roadside Loose Leaf Collection Program starts Nov. 26 and ends on Jan. 7.

Leaf burning is not permitted.

For more information, visit the Public Works’ Street Maintenance Division website or contact city’s 311 Center at 757-933-2311 or 311@nnva.gov.

Julia Marsigliano
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Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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