East Providence News

10/30/2012 - Storm Debris Drop Off - Saturday, November 3
City of East Providence
Department of Public Works
Public Works / Refuse & Recycling Division

PRESS RELEASE

Date:    October 30, 2012

From:   Stephen Coutu, Director 
            Department of Public Works

Re:       Storm Debris Drop Off


The Forbes Street Compost site will be open Saturday, November 3, 2012 from 8:00AM to 4:00PM.

The Department of Public Works has announced that all yard debris created by Hurricane Sandy on October 29 can be dropped off at the Forbes Street Compost site on Saturday, November 3rd from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Residents may drop off leaves, grass, branches, limbs and other tree related material /vegetative material only will be accepted at this site.

Residents must show a valid driver’s license as proof of residency. Yard Debris in plastic bags will not be accepted. NO commercial vehicles are permitted.

Any material less than 2” in diameter can be placed in paper bags or reusable containers for regularly scheduled curb side collection.


For further information please contact the recycling office at 435.7710 or 435.7701.