Thanksgiving Day is Thursday Nov 23rd and may impact your sweeping schedule

Richmond Street Sweeping 2023 (Schedule, Map, Holidays, Tickets)

Here you’ll find the Richmond street sweeping schedule and related info… like the sweeping map, when holidays affect street sweeping, and what to do if you get a ticket.

The City of Richmond is in Virginia with Columbus to the northwest, Washington DC to the northeast, and Norfolk to the southeast.

If you live on or park near the border of Richmond and one of these other cities, make sure you check out the sweeping schedule for those cities too.

Richmond Street Sweeping Schedule

There are multiple ways to find your street sweeping schedule if you live in Richmond.

  1. Check the signage posted on your street. You’ll see white signs with red lettering describing when you must move your vehicle for street sweeping.
  2. If you live on a public street (and the city is responsible for sweeping it) you can find your sweep day by visiting this city page:
  3. If you live in a private community, gated community, or homeowners association (HOA) then it’s likely that your street cleaning is performed by a private sweeping company (not the city). Contact your HOA representative to find out the schedule.

Richmond Street Sweeping Map

Richmond street cleaning schedule

Holiday Schedule for Richmond Street Sweeping

Street cleaning may be canceled during the following holidays. Follow all posted street signs.

  • Monday, January 2, 2023 New Year’s Day
  • Monday, January 16, 2023 Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Monday, February 20, 2023 Presidents Day
  • Monday, May 29, 2023 Memorial Day
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2023 Independence Day
  • Monday, September 4, 2023 Labor Day
  • Monday, October 9, 2023 Columbus Day
  • Friday, November 10, 2023 Veterans Day
  • Thursday, November 23, 2023 Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday, November 23, 2023 Day after Thanksgiving
  • Monday, December 25, 2023 Christmas Day

City of Richmond Twitter Updates

Follow the city of Richmond on Twitter @ for more updates

Frequently Asked Questions

What day is street cleaning in Richmond?

You can find your street cleaning day by visiting:

What time does the sweeper pass?

Signs will be posted 48 hours before street sweeping is scheduled to occur.

Does the street sweeper pass on rainy days?

It depends. On days with light or sporadic rain the sweeper may still pass. On days with heavy rains, wind, or snow, street sweeping will be canceled. Confirm with the city on the day you’re scheduled for sweeping.

How much is a parking ticket in Richmond?

Cars will be towed that interfere with street cleaning.

Get a Parking Ticket (Citation)?

Check out our free guide on how to get out of a street sweeping ticket.

Contact for Richmond VA Public Works Division

900 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA
23219 USA

Hours : Mon – Fri (8 am – 5 pm)

Phone No. 804-646-6430

Did we miss something?

If you’re looking for a street sweeping or cleaning schedule that isn’t listed here, please let us know in the comments.

Also, occasionally our information gets out of date… if that happens, kindly let us know in the comments and we’ll get the schedule updated. Thanks!

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