Friday, November 21, 2014
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Leaf Collection

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Neighborhood Leaf Pick-Up Program 2014

THE STREET DEPARTMENT CREWS ARE PICKING UP LEAVES IN THE NORTH SECTION OF THE CITY.

On Friday, November 21st:

Crew One:  Cherry Hill, Waterford, Hunter's Point, Mystic Woods, Villas of Chandler's Landing, Cove of Chandler's Landing, Chandler's Landing, Mill Ridge, Imperial Gardens, Arlington Park, Reed Rd., Maplecrest Rd. and Lahmeyer Rd. 

Crew Two:  Springbrook/Orchard Woods, Homewood, Ludwig Park and Ludwig Circle.

Crew Three:  Glenwood Park, Ranchwood, Trier Rd., Vance Ave. and Reed Rd.

Crew Four:   Bellshire, Countryside, Countrybrook, Casa Grande Place, Park State East, Bullerman Park Forest and Camelot.

Crew Five:  Pine Valley, Longwood, Union Chapel Rd., Dupont Rd., Coldwater Rd., Auburn Rd.

Crew Six:  Parkview, Colonial Park, St. Joe Center Rd. and Clinton St.  

To help make leaf pick-up most effective for your neighborhood, please keep the following in mind:  

  • Have leaves ready for collection on the first day of the week when crews are scheduled to be in your area.  Crews will only be in your neighborhood one time that week.
  • Rake leaves onto the park strip area between the sidewalk and the curb.  Please do not rake leaves into the street.  This will help avoid having leaves clog storm drain inlets and will help prevent street flooding in the event of heavy rains.
  • REMEMBER:  burning leaves within City limits is a violation of City Code §74.70.  The fine is $50 and increases to $75 if not paid within 30 days.

 Please have your leaves ready for pick-up on the first day of your scheduled week.  Again, crews will only be in your neighborhood one time that week. 

The planned schedule may change due to weather conditions or if the volume of leaves requires more time in a particular area.  To find out where crews will be picking up leaves each day, you may call the Leaf Hotline at 427-2302 during the 7-weeks of leaf pick-up or check our website:  www.cityoffortwayne.org/leaves.

                                                                                OVERALL SCHEDULE 

                                                  NORTH                           CENTRAL                              SOUTH

                                                   Oct. 20-24                      Oct. 27-31                             Nov. 3-7

                                                   Nov. 10-14                     Nov. 17-21                             Dec. 1-5

The week of November 24th will be a catch-up week, if needed.

View the 2014 Leaf Pickup Map 

Total number of calls made to 311 for leaf bags pick up through week 4:  1,634

Leaves collected:

Truck loads......................228

Vac loads.................................34

Grand Total Loads.........................................262

Approximate Ton of Leaves:     880.32