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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Targeted Mosquito Spraying Beginning Saturday, Sept. 19

mosquito spraying_Sept. 19

Due to positive West Nile mosquito test, the City of Mansfield will conduct targeted ground spraying. Spraying is expected to begin Saturday, Sept. 19 through Sunday, Sept. 20. Spraying will be conducted between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Please reference the map ...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Chunk Your Junk and Shred Day is Scheduled for Oct. 3

Chunk Your Junk and Shred Day

What is Chunk Your Junk?

Chunk Your Junk events are a chance for residents to bring in old, bulky items that are too large to set out for regular curbside pickup. No household hazardous wastes are accepted at this event. Residents are invited to b...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Artists for the Earth Competition - Winners Announced

 Artists for the Earth Creative Contest Winners -Congrats!

Congratulations to our Part One and Two winners! The City of Mansfield Environmental Services Department and the Keep Mansfield Beautiful Commission would like to honor residents who participated in producing a creative work that expresses how current cha...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: September 10, 2020

2020 Fall Sweep Cleanup - Volunteer Safely During COVID-19

Fall Sweep Cleanup 2020

This year’s event will not be a traditional gathering; however, volunteers are invited to pick up litter at locations throughout Mansfield anytime between Oct. 11 - Oct. 31.

With COVID-19 precautions in mind, we are working on our processes to en...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Wipes Clog Pipes!

WIPES CLOG PIPES!

But the Package Says "Flushable"

Wipes and cleaning cloths are designed to be stronger than facial tissue or toilet tissue, so they don’t break down in water. This includes baby wipes, bathroom wipes, facial or cosmetic wipes, personal ...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: August 26, 2020

NEW! Cleanout Cap Replacement Program

new cleanout cap replacement program

What is a Cleanout Cap?

A cleanout is a vertical pipe that connects to the underground sanitary sewer system. It has a removable cap in case you or your plumber need to access the sewer line. Sanitary sewer cleanout pipes are typically located somewhere ne...

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Environmental Services
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Be Mosquito Free

cartoon picture of a dead mosquito

Warm temperatures in August and September make mosquitoes pass through their life cycle faster, so more are laying eggs and more eggs are hatching.  At the end of the season, mosquitoes species which die off for the winter won’t disappe...

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