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WB City announces leaf pickup, street sweeping for Nov. 15-17

WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes-Barre Mayor George Brown has announced the street cleaning schedule for today through Friday. The schedule is tentative and weather permitting.

In conjunction with Diamond City Partnership, WVSA will be street sweeping Downtown Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Nov. 16 and Friday, Nov. 17.

“No parking” signs, with the street sweeping day indicated, will be posted during street cleaning in each neighborhood. Vehicles will be ticketed if not moved.

Residents are asked to please stay alert to posted signs on streets where they park their vehicle. The tentative schedule is as follows:

WEDNESDAY, 11/15

CAREY AVE – DIVISION ST to ACADEMY ST – BS

S RIVER ST – ACADEMY ST to W MARKET ST – BS

N RIVER ST – W MARKET ST to PLAINS TWP LINE – BS

N PENNSYLVANIA AVE – N WASHINGTON ST to E MARKET ST – BS

S PENNSYLVANIA AVE – E MARKET ST to HAZLE ST – BS

PENNSYLVANIA BLVD – HAZLE ST to S FRANKLIN ST – BS

S W-B BLVD – HAZLE ST to E MARKET ST – BS

N W-B BLVD – E MARKET ST to N WASHINGTON ST – BS

THURSDAY, 11/16

S MAIN ST – ROSS ST to PUBLIC SQUARE – RS

PUBLIC SQUARE – OUTSIDE

N MAIN ST – PUBLIC SQUARE to NORTH ST – RS

W ROSS ST – S RIVER ST to S MAIN ST – RS

W/E NORTHAMPTON ST – S RIVER ST to S

WASHINGTON ST – RS

E/W SOUTH ST – S WASHINGTON ST to S RIVER ST – RS

S FRANKLIN ST – W ROSS ST to W MARKET ST – RS

N FRANKLIN ST – W MARKET ST to W UNION ST – RS

FRIDAY – 11/17

S MAIN ST – ROSS ST to PUBLIC SQUARE – LS

PUBLIC SQUARE – INSIDE N MAIN ST – PUBLIC SQUARE to NORTH ST – LS

W ROSS ST – S RIVER ST to S MAIN ST – LS

W/E NORTHAMPTON ST – S RIVER ST to S WASHINGTON ST – LS

E/W SOUTH ST – S WASHINGTON ST to S RIVER ST – LS

S FRANKLIN ST – W ROSS ST to W MARKET ST – LS

N FRANKLIN ST – W MARKET ST to W UNION ST – LS

Key: RS — right side; LS — left side; BS — both sides

Additional neighborhood sweeping schedules will be announced as they are scheduled.