East Providence News

1/21/2014 - Winter Storm Collection Delays

City of East Providence
Department of Public Works
Refuse/Recycling Division


Date:         January 21, 2014

Contact:     Donna McMahon, Refuse/Recycling Contact

Phone:        435-7710

Re:             Rubbish Collection Time Delay

Release:     Immediate

Winter Storm Collection Time Delay for Wednesday, January 22, 2014

East  Providence,  RI.  The  East  Providence  Public  Works  Department, Recycling/Refuse  Division.    Collection  time  delay  for  Wednesday,  January 22nd.    Due  to  the  current  winter  storm  conditions  which  are  expected to continue  through  the  evening  hours  and  into  Wednesday,  residents scheduled  to have  rubbish  collection on Wednesday, January 22, are asked to please wait until Wednesday morning to put your barrels out to the curb.  Collectors  will  not  start  to  pick  up  rubbish  until  8:00  AM.    This  will  give residents time to get barrels set out to the curb in the morning. 

For more information please contact the Dept. of Public Works/Recycling office at or 435.7710.