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The Department of Streets & Sanitation handles an average of one million service requests per year, each one making a difference in our communities.

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Nov 26, 2014 Annual Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts 3am Monday, December 1, 2014
Nov 15, 2014 As Winter Chill Takes Hold, Mayor Emanuel Joins City Departments to Remind Residents To Take Precautions During Cold Weather
Nov 14, 2014 Mayor Emanuel, City Officials Announce Enhancements to Snow Plow Tracker for Winter Season
Oct 14, 2014 Fall Clean and Green Neighborhood Beautification Day
Sep 15, 2014 Community Leaders, Coca-Cola and Jewel-Osco Kick-Off "Recycle & Win" Contest
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Streets & Sanitation

  • Phone: 312.744.4611
    Toll Free:
    TTY: 311
    Fax: 312.744.4737
  • 121 North LaSalle Street
    Room 1107
    Chicago, IL 60602   
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