Tamaqua residents know Spring is definitely in the air when the street sweeper resumes its regular operations. A full schedule has been set for next week, with operations scheduled to begin each weekday at 7 a.m.
Monday's schedule will include: Union, Market to end; Orwigsburg, Hunter to Coal; Jerome, Washington to Swatara; Lombard, Rowe to Boyle Avenue; and Laurel, East End Ave. to end.
On Tuesday, the sweeper will be found on Market, Broad to Union; Spruce, Boyer's Market to Catawissa; High, Bowe to Catawissa; Clay, Pitt to Washington; Anderson, Lehigh to Lombard.
Wednesday's schedule will be: Greenwood, Mountain Ave. to end; Brown, Pitt to Nescopec; Hunter, Broad to Orwigsburg; Van Gelder, Coal to Nescopec; Federal, East End Ave. to Mountain Ave.; Columbia, East End Ave. to Mountain Ave.
On Thursday, the schedule will include: south side of Broad, Maff Motors to west borough line; South Railroad, Broad to Spruce; Center, Broad to south SR309 bridge; North Railroad, Broad to north SR309 bridge; Penn, Hunter to Coal.
Streets scheduled for cleaning on Friday are: north side of Broad, Maff Motors to west borough line; Mauch Chunk, Broad to Pine; Berwick, Broad to Rowe; Nescopec, Hegarty Ave. to Cottage Ave.; Pine, Cedar to north SR309 bridge; Clark, North to end; Cedar, Greenwood to Center.
Streets will be posted in advance and parking will be prohibited. Vehices not moved from posted streets at least two hours before the sweeper starts operations are subject to ticketing and towing.
For further information, call (570) 668-3444.