East Providence News

4/3/2019 - Forbes Street Compost Area Open


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                           CONTACT INFO:
April 1, 2019                                                                                                                                    Office of the Mayor
                                                                                                                                                           Patricia Resende
                                                                                                                                                           (O) 401-435-7500 EXT: 11013
                                                                                                                                                           (C) 401-529-3207

Forbes Street Compost Area Open for Leaf and Yard Waste Drop Offs

The City of East Providence Department of Public Works/Refuse & Recycling Division, announces that the Forbes Street Compost Site will be open to residents on the following days:

Fri., April 5, 2019 & Sat., April 6, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Fri., April 12, 2019 & Sat., April 13, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Residents may drop off leaves, grass, shrubs and branches less than 3 inches in diameter or other material suitable for composting at the site. Residents must show a valid driver’s license as proof of residency. No commercial vehicles are permitted. Incoming material must be loose; no plastic bags, no contaminates.

Curbside Yard Waste Collection Started on April 1, 2019.


For questions or more information, please contact DPW Program Coordinator, Donna McMahon at (401)435-7701 Fax: 434-1725.