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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.


Most Recent News (Streets and Sanitation (DSS))

Oct 7, 2016 City of Chicago Coordinates Yard Waste Pick-Up to Help Collect Fall Leaves and Debris
Sep 20, 2016 Mayor Emanuel, Department of Streets and Sanitation Announce New Dry Ice Pilot to Combat Rodents
Jul 23, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces City Departments Deliver a Blitz of Services to Back of the Yards Neighborhood
Jul 20, 2016 City Council Amends Recycling Ordinance to Reflect Current Industry Standards
Jul 7, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Tree Trimming Backlog Reduced By 80 Percent, On Track To Eliminate By Year’s End
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Streets and Sanitation (DSS)

  • 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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