Street sweeping is an effective method of removing both the large debris and microscopic pollutants that collect on City streets. The Public Works Department, Field Operations Division currently sweeps every publically owned street within the City, totaling 785 lane miles of streets, including more than 670 cul-de-sacs and 90 dead end streets.
The sweeping program begins annually during the first week of April, weather permitting, and operates with the following schedule:
Street Sweeping Residential Map
Note: Clicking on the image above will open a larger map.
Why do we sweep?
Passes per Year
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Every 8 weeks
Every 16 weeks
- Ensure safe mobility by removing debris from the roadway
- Ensure water quality by removing pollutants from the roadway
- Ensure a clear path for stormwater drainage
- Ensure cleanliness and aesthetics throughout the City
2014 Total Lane Miles Swept = 2,709
For more information, please view the Street Sweeping Report presented to the City Council Committee on January 3, 2012.
Please contact (913) 742-6008 for any sweeping concerns.
2013 Total Lane Miles Swept = 2,696
2012 Total Lane Miles Swept = 2,826