Litter Abatement

Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area #33 has contracted with Cleanslate to provide litter abatement and sidewalk cleaning for all properties located in the SSA boundaries. These services include:

  • Cleaning all sidewalks to the curb and eighteen inches into the streets
  • Removing animal waste from pedestrian walkways
  • Removing and disposing of miscellaneous signage (political, advertising, flyers, etc.)
  • Weeding 3 times per season, early summer, midsummer and late summer
  • Cleaning tree pits and planters, including cigarette butts
  • Emptying trash cans 3 times per week, and removing overflow trash from trash cans on other days of service - including separating recyclable and non-recyclable materials
  • Reporting graffiti details to City of Chicago's "Graffiti Blasters" service