Irene Storm Update; Trash Collection & Shelter News

Some of the Seventy-Five Boats Hauled at PYS as a Precaution Against Irene

By Carol McCracken (Post # 867)

The City has just announced that the Public Services crews will collect trash and recycling on their normal Monday collection schedule. The city asks that residents place their trash and recycling curbside no earlier than 6:30 am tomorrow morning in order to reduce the potential for flying debris according to a press release from Nicole Clegg, director of communications for the City of Portland.

The Expo on Park Avenue will remain open for shelter uses until Monday, August 29th at 8 am.

Please see Post # 865 herein for background information on shelter details.