San Jose - Street Sweeping


How Often - Once a month
What Time - 7am – 5pm
When - Day after trash collection


  • Move your car on the scheduled sweep day – one parked car equals nearly three car lengths space needed to sweep.
  • Mark calendar to remind household to move cars.
  • Obey posted “No Parking” signs.
  • Pick up litter – we do not sweep up papers, cans, toys, clothing, etc.
  • Remove all yard trimmings piles - piles the size of a brick will not be swept.
  • Trim low hanging branches. Our sweepers need 12-15 ft high in order to sweep close to the curb. Call the Street Tree Section at 408.794.1901 for a free pruning permit.
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