Street Sweeping


Residential streets are swept once a month from April through November.

Because we can't sweep under parked cars, we need your cooperation to move your car on sweeping day.

Street sweeping schedules are posted on residential signs which designate the sweeping day for each side of the block.

About Street Sweeping in Denver

  • Street sweeping reduces air and water pollution.
  • Last year, 41,335 cubic yards of debris was removed from113,700 miles of Denver streets sweepers are 10.6 feet high and dump trucks are 12 feet high; low hanging branches present obstructions and residents should trim their trees back to 13 1/2 feet above the street and alley.
  • In order to help the sweepers go through smoothly, residents should remove items from the curb on street sweeping days. 
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