Please see the attached map for the schedule of brush and leaf pickups in your area.
NEWS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: October 3, 2011
MEDIA CONTACT: Linda Rickens Schellhammer, City Clerk – 949-2486
CITY OF ALTOONA - FALL LEAF & BRUSH COLLECTION TO BEGIN OCTOBER 24TH
CITY RESIDENTS CAN BEGIN GATHERING THEIR FALL LEAVES AND BRUSH FOR COLLECTION. THE FALL PROGRAM WILL BEGIN MONDAY, OCTOBER 24th AND RUN THROUGH MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH .
BRUSH COLLECTION WILL TAKE PLACE THE FIRST WEEK FROM MONDAY, OCTOBER 24th THROUGH THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27TH AND EACH AREA WILL HAVE ONE BRUSH COLLECTION DATE. LEAF COLLECTION WILL THEN FOLLOW BEGINNING TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST AND EACH AREA WILL HAVE FOUR COLLECTION DATES.
THE CITY IS DIVDED INTO FOUR SECTIONS AS FOLLOWS:
The Juniata Section, Whenwood, Ivyside, Logantown and a Portion of Fairview To 4th Street and 9th Avenue
MONDAY OCTOBER 24TH (BRUSH), AND NOVEMBER 7, 14, 21, 28*(LEAVES)
Center City from 9th Avenue Including Fairview, Keith Area, Gospel Hill, 5th Ward, 9th Ward and a portion of 12th Ward From 4th Street to 31st Street
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25TH (BRUSH), AND NOVEMBER 1, 8, 15, 22 (LEAVES)
From 31st Street and Union Avenue including South Altoona, Mansion Park, Columbia Park, Garden Heights, Llyswen, Highland Park and Eldorado
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26TH (BRUSH), AND NOVEMBER 2, 9, 16, 23 (LEAVES)
Center City From 9th Avenue and Union Avenue to the Valley including Tuckahoe Park, Dutch Hill, Prospect, Pleasant Valley and East End
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27TH(BRUSH), AND NOVEMBER 3, 10, 17, 28*(MON)
*City Hall is closed Thursday, Nov 24 for Thanksgiving
LEAVES AND BRUSH MUST BE IN BROWN COMPOST BAGS WITH NO TAPE OR STRING AND BE CURSIDE BY 7:00 A.M. ON COLLECTION DAY.
RESIDENTS CAN VIEW THE COLLECTION MAP ON THE CITY’S WEB SITE AT WWW. ALTOONAPA.GOV, OR GOVERNMENT/PUBLIC ACCESS CABLE TELEVISION CHANNEL 14. RESIDENTS MAY ALSO PHONE THE CITY HIGHWAY YARD FOR MORE INFORMATION AT 949-2212.
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