The Tamaqua Street Department will continue its Spring cleaning of the borough's streets. Sweeping on Thursdays and Fridays will continue to have a start time of 5 a.m.in an effort to minimize traffic disruptions on the borough's mani streets, with all other days' operations scheduled to begin at 7 a.m.
This week's schedule will include: Tuesday, Willing, Greenwood to Clark; Oak, Anthracite Ave. to Van Gelder; Catawissa, Broad to Bungalow; Jerome, Gay to cemetery; Hegarty Ave., Berwick to Swatara.
Wednesday, the sweeper will be found on Rowe, Berwick to Catawissa; East Elm, Schuylkill Ave. to end; Upper Elm, Stosh's to East Elm; Patterson, Broad to Mountain Ave.; Coal, Mahanoy to Orwigsburg; Gay, Lafayette to end.
Thursday's 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; Lafayette, Washington to Catawissa; Patterson, Willing to end; Bowe, Orwigsburg to Mahanoy; Green, Spruce to Anthracite Ave
Friday's listed streets will include: 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 RT309 bridge; Washington, Rose to Lafayette; Hamilton, Lafayette to Jerome; Pitt, Lafayette to West Elm; North Columbia, North to end.
Streets will be posted in advance and parking will be prohibited. Vehicles not moved from posted streets at least two hours before the sweeper starts operations are subject to ticketing and towing. Street sweeping will continue as needed and the schedule is subject to change depending on work schedules and weather conditions.
For further information, call (570) 668-3444 or 668-0300, or visit Tamaqua Borough Hall, 320 E. Broad St., Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m..