Municipal leaf collection scheduled for October

Leaf collection in the Town of Plainville will begin on Monday, Oct. 23 and will continue to Dec. 1 weather permitting.

Listed below is the schedule of areas to be covered on the first collection (schedule of areas are subject to change):

Central Area

West Main Street Area

Farmington Avenue Area

South End/Red Stone Hill Area

Shuttle Meadow Area

Arcadia Avenue Area

Metacomet Area

Northwest Area

Unionville Avenue Area


Every effort will be made to keep you informed as to the progress of the operation. If you have any questions, call the Public Works department at 860-793-0221 ext. 208 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Wednesday; 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday; and 8 a.m. to noon on Friday.


Be sure to rake your leaves to the curbline as early as possible. Grass clippings will not be collected only leaves. No sticks or stones. If your street has an island on it, do not put your leaves on the island. Bagged leaves will not be collected at curbside; you can bring them to the Drop-Off Center on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. During the month of November, the drop-off center will be opened Monday through Friday from 2 to 4 p.m.  for leaves only.