Spring in Boston

City agencies are working together on a spring cleanup program to resolve the lingering effects of a harsh winter. We encourage residents and businesses to help with this effort by reporting issues and complying with parking regulations.

  • Boston Shines Rake (75)

    Boston Shines Citywide Cleanup

    Boston Shines is bigger and better than ever this year with three different weekends focused on cleaning our city. Starting April 25 & 26, please bring out friends, family members, and colleagues and join us as we prepare the city for Spring. Register now to participate.

    Boston Shines 2014 »

  • Yard Waste 75 x 75

    Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

    Public Works collects 'leaf and yard waste' for 4 weeks in the spring and 7 weeks in the fall. We will be collecting leaf and yard waste on regularly scheduled recycling days this Spring starting April 28 through May 23, 2014.

    More Information »

    Request Yard Waste Stickers »

  • Crosswalk

    Help the City Repair Damaged Crosswalks

    Keep our city safe for pedestrians and motorists by continuing to request new pavement markings for areas that our snowy winter has wiped away.
    Request New Pavement Marking »
  • Graffiti


    Whether it's on brick, concrete, or stone, report a graffiti sighting and we'll do the rest.
    Report Graffiti »

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Spring Cleaning Video Resources