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Street Cleaning

Council undertakes a number of methods to prevent waste from polluting the City's drainage systems, including:

•    Street sweeping
•    Stormwater side entry pit and pipe cleaning
•    Cleaning of open drains
•    Provisions of stormwater pollution traps
•    Sweeping of bicycle tracks and laneways 

Street sweeping is conducted throughout Palmerston. Suburban streets are swept three times per year and major roads four time per year.