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Third Saturdays: Volunteer to clean and green our Bernal Cut Path

Fulfill that resolution to get more involved in your community: Join your neighbors in volunteering to pick up trash and brush along our local walking/biking path every Third Saturday. 114 more words

Winter Update on Roadway Projects

As the cold weather settles in, I asked DPW Director John Scenna to give us a rundown of ongoing construction projects throughout the City. Keep in mind that we will be returning to both the Lebanon Street and the Melrose Highlands projects to install concrete sidewalks and granite curbing. 387 more words


2015 Snow Season Begins in Usual DC Style

It might not be Snowmageddon, but the first snow of 2015 has, in usual DC style, created challenges for commuters in our area. Snow began falling in the early morning hours, and residents awoke to a blanket of the powdery white stuff that has created slippery sidewalks and local streets. 383 more words

Tenleytown DC

Highland Bridge: Construction delayed (again)

Construction on the Highland Bridge railings was scheduled to begin today (Jan 5th), but it has been delayed again. Here’s the latest from Public Works this morning: 64 more words

Holiday Tree Collection Ends Saturday

The Department of Public Works began collecting holiday trees on December 28 and will continue to collect them through Saturday, January 10.

Trees, as well as holiday greenery, should be placed in the same location from which your trash and recyclables are collected. 141 more words

East Foster to Close for Funeral Services Today

The City of Melrose Public Works Department and the Melrose Police Department will close East Foster Street today Monday, January 5, from Main Street to Dell Avenue. 70 more words

News And Events

Coming in 2015: Mural on Mission St.

We’re excited to announce that the College Hill Neighborhood Association won a grant last month from the Mayor’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development to paint a mural on the DPW structure at 3600 Mission (at the mouth of the Bernal Cut Path / south end of the lavender garden). 89 more words