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Lexington adjusts leaf vacuum collection schedule a second time due to weather conditions

Due to continued adverse weather conditions and a heavy volume of wet leaves, the city’s leaf vacuum collection program is adjusting its collection schedule a second time. The city is divided into 36 collection zones. Fourteen zones have been completed. Thirteen zones are in process. The remaining zones are being delayed to allow crews to focus on active areas with an emphasis on zones that have...

Lexington’s city vacuum leaf collection set to begin Nov. 9; will continue through December

Lexington’s 2016 vacuum leaf collection program will begin on Wednesday, Nov. 9 and is scheduled to continue through Thursday, Dec. 22. The vacuum pickup is offered once a year for single-family homes that receive city waste collection service. Vacuuming will occur Mondays – Saturdays. To find your scheduled week and sign up for text reminders, use the interactive map at www.lexingtonky.gov/leaves....