Residents are asked to observe posted street sweeping hours. Vehicles in violation of posted parking restrictions will be subject to $45 fines and a $100 relocation fee. Parking is generally prohibited for two hours (9:30 am to 11:30 am or 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm) while street sweeping is underway. Alternate side parking is required to facilitate street sweeping.
DPW will begin alley cleaning service and mowing/grounds maintenance in April. The Sidewalk Shoveling Exemption is now available for District residents who are 65 years or older or have a medically recognized disability. Eligible residents must own and reside full time in their District of Columbia home. For eligible residents, the waiver is good for two years. Registration will open on April 10, 2023, and closes September 30, 2023. Residents may apply for the Sidewalk Shoveling Exemption at dpw.dc.gov.
Now is a great time for your community group to schedule a neighborhood cleanup. The Helping Hand Program will lend tool kits that include rakes, brooms, shovels, and trash bags for participating groups. A $20 refundable deposit is required for tool kits. Visit dpw.dc.gov for more information or to schedule your neighborhood cleanup.