Leaf Pick Up Underway

Leaves are picked up weekly by the City of Gainesville Street Maintenance Division.  For the purpose of leaf pick up the City has been divided into two zones.
 
ZONE 1 –      Contains all portions of the City west of a line down Thompson
Bridge Road (SR 60), along Green Street and south along E. E. Butler (US 129.)
 
ZONE 2 –      Contains all portions of the City north and east of a line down
Thompson Bridge Road (SR 60) along Green Street and south along E. E. Butler
(US 129.)
 
Zone 1 will be picked up the 1st and 3rd week of each month. Zone 2
will be picked up the 2nd and 4th week of each month. All leaves should
be placed at curbside NO LATER THAN 7am Monday of each week listed
above. Leaves not placed curbside by Monday may not be picked up if
City crews have already completed pick up in the designated area.
 
Leaves should be placed in long, narrow piles along the back of the
curb. Please remove all trash, sticks or small limbs longer than eight
inches.
 
Curbside leaf pick up will conclude late January 2013. For more
information please call Street Superintendent David Heaton at
770-535-5297.