East Providence News

7/8/2020 - Public Works Department Automated Trash Collection Program

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI —The City of East Providence Dept. of Public Works is pleased to announce the rollout of an automated trash collection program. Trash carts will be delivered to residents beginning the week of July 5, 2020. Carts will be delivered starting in the Rumford area of the city first and continuing through the city, the delivery process may take several weeks.

Beginning August 3, 2020, all trash must be placed in the cart provided to you. Any items placed outside of the trash cart will not be collected.

Please place your trash carts curbside any time after 3 p.m. on the evening before your regularly scheduled trash day.

Carts must be placed in the street at least three feet apart with wheels toward the curb.

DO NOT USE CART UNTIL WEEK OF AUGUST 3, 2020

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