Spring cleaning – Decatur’s neighborhood cleanup days start March 28

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 10, 2015
Decatur City Hall

Decatur City Hall

Got a couch that just won’t fit in the city of Decatur’s Pay-As-You-Throw bags? Mark your calendar.

The city will hold its annual neighborhood cleanup days, starting March 28. The city holds a cleanup day each Saturday to grab items that aren’t easily disposable.

Items the city will pickup include:

– Yard trimmings

– Building materials (that are not from the work of private contractors)

– Tires

– Furniture

– Appliances (not containing Freon)

The city will not collect:

– Liquids

– Dirt

– Bricks

– Blocks

– Stone, rocks, or concrete

– Motor vehicle batteries or parts

To participate, all items will need to be on the curb no later than 7:30 am, the city says. Cleanup ends at 3:30 pm.

Here is the full schedule from the city of Decatur:

Oakhurst Neighborhood #1 – March 28, 2015

Maxwell Street
Third Avenue (Eastlake Drive to Northern Avenue)
Oakview Road (East Lake Drive to Second Avenue,
south side from Second to 1736 Oakview Road)
Second Avenue (East Lake Drive to Northern
Fourth Avenue
North Fourth Ave.
Fifth Avenue (Oakview Road to Northern Avenue)
Gordon Street
Northern Avenue (north side only)
First Avenue

Oakhurst Neighborhood #2 – Saturday, April 4, 2015

East Lake Drive (Oakview Road to W. Pharr Road)
Fayetteville Road
Underwood Street
W. Pharr (Fayetteville Road to East Lake Drive)
Russell Street
Spring Street (East Lake Drive to Oakview Road)
McKoy Street (North of W. Hill Street)
West Hill Street
East Hill Street
Adams Street (Oakview Road to West Hill Street)
East Benson Street
West Benson Street
Sterling Street
South McDonough (Oakview Road to West Hill
Street )

Oakhurst Neighborhood #3 – Saturday, April 11, 2015

Ansley (from Kings Hwy to Oakview)
Greenwood Avenue
Greenwood Place
Evans Drive
Jefferson Place
W. College Avenue (from Mead Road to Kings
Olympic Place
Mead Road
Oakview (from S. McDonough to East Lake)
Green Street (100 Block)

Oakhurst Neighborhood #4 – April 18, 2015

Winter Ave (east side only)
Johnston Place
Bryan Place
Beatty Place
Madison Avenue
East Lake (from Park Place/College to Oakview)
Third Ave. (100 through 400 blocks only)
Feld Avenue
Leyden Street
Cambridge Avenue
Hood Circle
W. College (Mead to Cambridge)

Winnona Park Neighborhood – Saturday April 25, 2015

S. Columbia Drive
Commerce Drive (RR Underpass to S. Columbia)
Avery Street
Bucher Drive
Bruton Street
Candler Oaks Lane
Derrydown Way
Heatherdown Road
Hilldale Drive
Inman Drive
Kirk Road
Kirk Crossing
Mimosa Drive
Mimosa Place
Missionary Court
Missionary Drive
Oldfield Road
Poplar Circle
Shadowmoor Drive
Winnona Drive
S. Candler St (W. College to Buchanan)
Green St (200 Block)
McKinnon Drive (Decatur Only)

MAK Neighborhood – Saturday, May 2, 2015

South McDonough Street (West College Avenue to
Oakview Road)
Ansley Street (South McDonough Street to Kings
East Hancock Street
East Davis Street
College Place
West Dougherty Street
West Davis Street
West Hancock Street
Adams Street (West College Avenue to Oakview
Kings Highway
West College Avenue (South McDonough Street to
Kings Highway)

College Heights Neighborhood – May 9, 2015

W. Pharr (S. McDonough to East Lake)
E. Pharr Road (northside from S. McDonough to S.
Candler and both sides east of S. Candler)
Adams (McKoy Park to W. Pharr)
Spring (Adams to East Lake)
McKoy (W. Hill to W. Pharr)
McClean Street
Garland Avenue
Griffin Circle
S. McDonough Street (Hill to Pharr)
Lenore Street
Driftwood Terrace
Driftwood Place
Brower Street
Midway Road
Clarke Hill Subdivision
S. Candler Street (Buchanan to E. Pharr)
Buchanan Terrace
Chevelle Lane
Candler Dr.
Candler Pointe
Park Drive
Overlook Bluff

Westchester Neighborhood – May 16, 2015

Westchester Drive
Dogwood Way
Maediris Drive
Harold Byrd Drive
Clairemont Avenue (Scott to Maediris Drive)
Ridley Circle
Mockingbird Lane
Chelsea Drive
Kathryn Avenue
North Parkwood Drive
Coventry Drive (North Parkwood Drive to Scott)
Merrill Avenue
Harold Byrd Lane S
Nelson Ferry
Coventry (Nelson Ferry to Scott Blvd.)
Fairfield (Coventry to Woodlawn)

Decatur Heights Neighborhood – May 30, 2015

Barry Street
North Candler Street
Pate Street
East Maple Street
Grove Street
Hillcrest Avenue
Hickory Street
Lockwood Terrace
Sycamore Ridge Drive
Renfroe Court
Fitzgerald Court
Wilburn Court
Grovemont Court
Woodland Court
Mountain View Street
Oak Lane
Pinehurst Street
Poplar Street
Ridgeland Avenue
Springdale Street

Decatur Heights Neighborhood (cont.)– June 6, 2015

Sycamore Drive
Sycamore Station
Fairview Street
Sycamore Street
Ponce de Leon Court
Hillyer Place
Sycamore Place (Commerce to E. Ponce)
East Ponce de Leon Ave. (400 to 1100 Block)
Glendale Avenue
Glenn Circle
Pinecrest Avenue
Mt. Vernon Drive
Forkner Drive
Village Walk

Great Lakes – June 13, 2015

Clairemont Avenue (From William Street to Scott
Champlain Street
Seneca Street
Erie Avenue
Huron Street
Michigan Avenue
Superior Avenue
Geneva Streets
Superior Avenue (north of Scott Blvd.)
Vidal Blvd.
Lamont Drive
Garden Lane
Beaumont Avenue
Oakland Street
Montgomery Street
Fairview Avenue
Ponce de Leon Place
Northern Avenue
Wilton Drive
Church Street (600 Block To 1335)
Willow Lane
Pensdale Road
Eastland Drive
Parkside Circle
Ferndale Avenue
North Decatur Road
Scott Blvd (800 to 1300 Block)

Lenox Place – June 20, 2015

Greenwood Circle
W Howard (300 to 900 Block)
Patillo Way
Eastlake Drive (2300 Block)
Atlanta Avenue
Hibernia Avenue
Ridley Lane
Adair Street
Cottonwood Place
Emerson Avenue
West Ponce de Leon Avenue (600 to 900 Block)
Drexel Avenue
Devonshire Avenue
Hampshire Avenue
Lansdowne Avenue
Melrose Avenue
Chief Matthews Drive
East Parkwood Road
Upland Road
Winberly Court
Parkwood Lane
Pinetree Drive
Scott Boulevard (100 to 700 Block)
Swanton Hills Subdivision

About Dan Whisenhunt

Dan Whisenhunt is editor and publisher of Decaturish.com. https://www.linkedin.com/in/danwhisenhunt

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