Leaf collection in Plainville will begin Monday, Oct. 25 and continue through November, weather permitting.
The schedule of areas to be covered on the first collection (subject to change): Central area, West Main Street area, Farmington Avenue area, South End/Red Stone Hill area, Shuttle Meadow area, Arcadia Avenue area, Metacomet area, Northwest area, Unionville Avenue area.
Every effort will be made to keep the public informed as to the progress of the operation. Be sure to rake your leaves to the curbline as early as possible. Sticks, stones and grass clippings will not be collected. Do not put leaves on traffic islands. Bagged leaves will not be collected, but can be brought to the drop-off center Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. During the month of November, the drop-off center will be open Monday through Friday, 2 to 4 p.m., for leaves only.
Public Works can be reached at 860-793-0221 ext. 7176.