Street sweeping gets underway in early spring to clean all Town streets of sand, and other debris deposited during the winter months.
Spring street sweeping helps protect the environment by preventing pollutants from entering the storm sewer system and improves cleanliness and aesthetics of Town streets and parking lots. Fall sweeping is done to ensure that leaves do not block storm water from entering the systems catch basins to clear water from the streets.
- Make sure to keep a safe distance between you and the sweeper at all times;
- Try to avoid maneuvering around sweeper trucks; move off to the side of the road until you are sure it is safe to continue;
- Do not ride, run or play near the sweeper truck and keep children a safe distance away from the sweeper;
- Sweeper trucks move slowly sometimes causing delays, please be patient.