City of Newport - Street Sweeping Program
The sweeping program consists of day and night time sweeping and includes sweeping the City’s main roads, residential streets, business areas, parking lots and for special events such as the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. Roads are swept between March and November as weather permits.
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The City has two primary sweepers, one mechanical and one vacuum operated. The vacuum operated sweeper is used for large open roads and areas along with sections of the Almy Pond Watershed Management Area. The mechanical operated sweeper is used for the City's residential streets and business areas.