East Providence News

4/23/2020 - Press Release - Yard Waste Collection to Resume

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of East Providence Department of Public Works/Refuse & Recycling Division, announces that curbside yard waste collections will resume beginning the week of May 4, 2020.  


For the remainder of April, East Providence residents may drop off leaves, grass, shrubs and branches less than three inches in diameter or other material suitable for composting at the Forbes Street compost site. Monday - Saturday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Residents must show a valid driver’s license as proof of residency.  No commercial vehicles are permitted.  Incoming material must be loose; no plastic bags, no contaminates. 




For questions or more information, please contact DPW Program Coordinator, Donna McMahon at (401) 435-7701 Fax: 434-1725.  


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