Street and Sidewalk Cleaning

If this is a police, fire, medical, or other emergency, please call 911 immediately.

  • About 90 percent of all City streets are swept mechanically. DPW sweeps more than 150,000 curb miles and removes 24,000 tons of litter and debris from San Francisco's streets annually.
  • Check here for information about Street Sweeping Schedule Information
  • Please provide the following with your request:
    • Location where service is needed (address or intersection)
    • Type of the debris to be cleaned up (garbage, furniture, glass, etc.)
 
Select from the list to request a service or report a problem:    

Expected time to
complete service

 Transit Shelter/ Platform Cleaning  

All locations

1-3 days
 Overflowing Garbage Can

In a park

Other locations

12 hours
 Sidewalk Cleaning

In a park

Other locations

1-3 days
 Street Cleaning

In a park

Other locations

1-3 days
 Encampment

In a park

Other locations

1-3 days
 Missed Street Cleaning Route  

All locations

8 hours

 

Adopt-A-Street Program
DPW provides free street cleaning supplies and pickup of litter and compostable leaf bags when individuals or groups agree to adopt an area and take responsibility for keeping the street, sidewalk, and storm drain clean.


 

Having trouble finding a service? Need assistance in another language?
Dial 3-1-1 (within SF only) or (415) 701-2311; TTY direct (415) 701-2323
24 hrs a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

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