The City of Pittsburg’s Public Works Department is asking residents to please avoid sweeping large piles of leaves from your yard into the street or into storm drain catch basins. When this happens, the street sweeper is unable to handle these large piles and is forced to go around them. Leaves can also clog drains and catch basins, causing flooding.
The City’s street sweeping program was never intended to dispose of leaves. Please dispose of these leaves in your green waste can.
For more information and a street sweeping schedule, click on the link below Street Sweeping Map Rev 2015 or Street Sweeping Schedule Rev 2015. Check the City's website for more information (www.ci.pittsburg.ca.us.) Thank you.