Berkeley, California's Department of Public Works maintains a city street sweeping program to keep Berkeley's streets cleaned and well maintained. Public works performs street cleaning services within Berkeley to keep storm drains from clogging and getting rid of harmful pollutants such as debris, metals, oils, grease, sediment, etc.
As a cost saving measure, no street sweeping will occur on national holidays. All street sweeping dates which fall on a public holiday will be swept the following business day.
Please visit the following sites for more information on Berkeley's street sweeping program: http://www.cityofberkeley.info/contentdisplay.aspx?id=5654
If your garbage or recycling was skipped by the city or need a plant debris cart, please call 510-981-CITY (2489)
Similar, to report a water leak within a hydrant or fix a drainage blockage, please call 510-981-CITY (2489)
Local news website: http://www.berkeleyside.com/